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Spirit of the South / Andris Apse.

By: Apse, Andris [photographer.].
Contributor(s): Warne, K. P | Farrell, Fiona, 1947- | Oliver, Anton, 1975- | Ballance, Alison.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland : Penguin, 2014Description: 224 pages : colour illustrations ; 27 x 38 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780143571865 (hardback).Subject(s): Landscapes -- New Zealand -- South Island -- Pictorial works | Landscape photography -- New Zealand -- South Island | Photographers -- New Zealand | South Island (N.Z.) -- Pictorial worksDDC classification: 919.3700222
Contents:
Introduction -- Addressing the land Kennedy Warne -- Finding South -- Home Anton Oliver -- Glut and catastrophe Alison Balance.
Summary: "The South Island of New Zealand is unlike any other place on earth, celebrated for its majestic landscapes, picturesque lakes and rivers, and epic mountain ranges. Spirit of the South, a stunning tribute to the mainland, showcases its visual grandeur like never before - all through the extraordinary scenic photography of Andris Apse, arguably New Zealand's most acclaimed landscape photographer. Having honed his craft over an illustrious career spanning more than three decades, nobody sees the South quite like him. Complemented by essays from Alison Ballance, Anton Oliver, Fiona Farrell and Kennedy Warne, Spirit of the South's photography is both drawn from a wide body of new work and features the very best from Apse's expansive archive, much of it previously unpublished. Spirit of the South is a truly collectible piece of publishing - a book to savour, to give, to treasure" --Publisher information.
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*Best Books of 2014* New Zealand Listener *Best Books for Christmas (2014)* North & South The South Island of New Zealand is unlike any other place on earth, celebrated for its majestic landscapes, picturesque lakes and rivers, and epic mountain ranges. Spirit of the South , a stunning tribute to the mainland, showcases its visual grandeur like never before - all through the extraordinary scenic photography of Andris Apse. Arguably New Zealand's most acclaimed landscape photographer, Apse has honed his craft over an illustrious career spanning more than three decades. Nobody sees the South quite like him. Complemented by essays from Alison Ballance, Anton Oliver, Fiona Farrell and Kennedy Warne, Spirit of the South 's photography is drawn from a wide body of Apse's work: his latest shots, his personal favourites and the very best from his expansive archive - much of it previously unpublished. An exquisite, truly collectible piece of publishing, Spirit of the South is a book to savour, to give and to treasure

Includes index.

Introduction -- Addressing the land Kennedy Warne -- Finding South -- Home Anton Oliver -- Glut and catastrophe Alison Balance.

"The South Island of New Zealand is unlike any other place on earth, celebrated for its majestic landscapes, picturesque lakes and rivers, and epic mountain ranges. Spirit of the South, a stunning tribute to the mainland, showcases its visual grandeur like never before - all through the extraordinary scenic photography of Andris Apse, arguably New Zealand's most acclaimed landscape photographer. Having honed his craft over an illustrious career spanning more than three decades, nobody sees the South quite like him. Complemented by essays from Alison Ballance, Anton Oliver, Fiona Farrell and Kennedy Warne, Spirit of the South's photography is both drawn from a wide body of new work and features the very best from Apse's expansive archive, much of it previously unpublished. Spirit of the South is a truly collectible piece of publishing - a book to savour, to give, to treasure" --Publisher information.

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