Sierra Photography books | High Sierra Topix  

Sierra Photography books

Topics covering photography and videography of the flora, fauna and landscape of the Sierra Nevada mountains. Show off your talent. Post your photos and videos here!
User avatar

Sierra Photography books

Postby themappist » Wed Jul 30, 2014 7:11 pm

I'm not sure if this is the best place to post this but I'm looking for some coffee table photography books on the Sierra. What's your favourite?

I have John Dittli's book on the JMT. A couple of Ansel Adams, A couple Galen Rowell, David Stark Wilson's book on Whitney and the other 14'ers.

Recently picked up both Elizabeth Carmel's The Changing Range of Light and Tim Palmer's Luminous Mountains used on Amazon after doing some relevant searches.

Out of all of these my favorite is David Stark Wilson's book since it is really focused on the high alpine zone and the photos and printing quality are just spectacular. So I guess I'm looking for additional recommendations along that same line. Is there anything else like that out there showcasing the range and beautiful photography?

Thanks



User avatar
themappist
Topix Acquainted
 
Posts: 49
Joined: Wed Apr 03, 2013 6:29 am
Experience: N/A

User avatar

Re: Sierra Photography books

Postby LMBSGV » Wed Jul 30, 2014 9:05 pm

My favorite is Philip Hyde's The Range of Light, both for the photos and Hyde's autobiographical essay.

If you're not familiar with Hyde's work, you can learn more here:

http://www.philiphyde.com/index.php#mi= ... 1&a=0&at=0
User avatar
LMBSGV
Topix Expert
 
Posts: 579
Joined: Sat Oct 27, 2007 8:42 pm
Location: San Geronimo, CA
Experience: Level 4 Explorer


Return to High Sierra Photography / Videography



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: MSNbot Media [Bot] and 2 guests