|Following the international success of The Sea, Abrams deluxe, oversize volume of photographs by Philip Plisson, The Sea/Day by Day offers a new compilation of the acclaimed marine photographers work in an affordable, compact format. These spectacular images, including almost 200 new photographs, are the result of Plissons 25-year obsession with the planets waters, capturing the sea in all its power, drama, and changeability.We see crashing waves, placid waters, jagged rocks rising from foamy mists, and the overwhelming force of the currents, as well as sailboat regattas and races on the high seas. From solitary lighthouses to seaside communities, Plissons photographs also explore our desire to live close to the ocean and the need to adapt to its rhythms. A book for photography lovers and open-sea adventurers alike, this breathtaking volume celebrates, in 365 of Plissons most evocative images, our never-ending fascination with the sea. *Author: Plisson, Philip/ Plisson, Philip/ Queffelec, Yann *Binding Type: Hardcover *Number of Pages: 432 *Publication Date: 2004/03/09 *Language: English *Dimensions: 9.98 x 10.00 x 1.42 inches|
From the Publisher:
The acclaimed French marine photographerÆs stunning work is celebrated in a gorgeous collection of 365 full-color ocean images from around the world, capturing the rich drama, power, and changeability of the ocean environment.