02 August 2012
New Holland Publishers
Bird photographer extraordinaire Markus Varesvuo has picked his 100 favourite species, and in this sumptuous book they are illustrated using his stunning camerawork and shown as never seen before by readers.
Markus has selected the very best images from the thousands he has taken over the decades, and in the accompanying text he explains why they are so special as well as the stories around them. Species covered range from the spectacular Golden Eagle that adorns the front cover through more familiar wildfowl and garden birds to eyecatching owls and exotic bee-eaters.
Fascinating Birds showcases 150 amazing photographs of birds in the wild. The book is a celebration of birds that is sure to captivate any bird lover or wildlife photography enthusiast.
Markus Varesvuo has been a professional wildlife photographer since 2005, though he has been photographing birds since 1988. He is a founding member of the website www.birdphoto.fi. He has won numerous awards for his work, and his photographs have appeared in many publications. His published books include the award-winning Birds: Magic Moments for New Holland.