Bonnet House: Exploring Nature and Estate Photography

Bonnet House: Exploring Nature and Estate Photography

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Overview

Larry Singer’s book on the Bonnet House inspires readers to create their own nature photo safaris. Each chapter of the book features examples of the fine art nature photography Larry has produced on the grounds of the Bonnet House Museum and Garden in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Singer explains the techniques he uses to provide image viewers with a sense of location, document the nature found there, and create fine art photographic images.

Each chapter features extraordinary examples of fine art nature photography, along with full technical data for each image. Techniques for photographing birds, reptiles, insects, flowers, and miscellaneous plants are each presented in a separate chapter in the book. Singer also explains how quality images can be made using inexpensive equipment—a point that he proves repeatedly in showing readers just how he used his gear to create outstanding images.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781682032480
Publisher: Amherst Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/11/2017
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 773,347
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

Larry Singer resides near Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He began his photography career as a photographer for Circus magazine in 1971. His images of Rod Stewart and Alice Cooper became nationally distributed posters. His iconic picture of guitarist Eddie Van Halen in full flight is currently on the cover of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s Visitor Planning Guide and is featured on Rock and Roll Hall of Fame billboards.

His image of Alice Cooper was used in the VH1 documentary Behind the Music: Alice Cooper. His concert portrait of drummer Frankie Banali of Quiet Riot was used in the documentary Well Now That You’re Here, There’s No Way Out. In 2015, his images appeared on the cover and inside of a calendar distributed by WalMart. Larry has won numerous awards from the National Press Photography Association, the Virginia Press Association, the South Carolina Press Association, and the Arkansas News Publishers Association.

Table of Contents

1 A Brief History of Bonnet House 4

2 The Discovery 13

3 Flowers 22

4 Birds 40

5 Insects and Spiders 71

6 Reptiles and Amphibians 87

7 Monkey Business 95

8 Miscellaneous Plants 100

9 Miscellaneous Animals 116

10 Activities and Environs 122

Index 127

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