Melting Away

Melting Away

A Ten-year Journey Through Our Endangered Polar Regions

Book - 2015
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For ten years Camille Seaman has documented the rapidly changing landscapes of Earth's polar regions. As an expedition photographer aboard small ships in the Arctic and Antarctic, she has chronicled the accelerating effects of global warming on the jagged face of nearly fifty thousand icebergs. Seaman's unique perspective of the landscape is entwined with her Native American upbringing: she sees no two icebergs as alike; each responds to its environment uniquely, almost as if they wereliving beings. Through Seaman's lens, each towering chunk of ice--breathtakingly beautiful in layers of smoky gray and turquoise blue--takes on a distinct personality, giving her work the feel of majestic portraiture.Melting Away collects seventy-five of Seaman's most captivating photographs, lifeaffirming images that reveal not only what we have already lost, but more importantly what we still have that is worth fighting to save.
Published: New York :, Princeton Architectural Press,, [2015]
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781616892609
1616892609
Branch Call Number: 910.911 SEA
Characteristics: 156 pages :,color illustrations ;,21 x 32 cm

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May 20, 2015

Interesting and beautiful illustrations

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