Night Vision
40%
off

Night Vision

4.5 (79 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days
When will my order arrive?

Description

The world is a different place after dark, and this magnificent photography book illuminates the mesmerizing realm of all things nocturnal. After dark, the light is different; there is an unspoken intimacy; new and different activities occur and in the natural world, an unseen universe comes alive. Page after page of vivid photos explore the many nuances of night vision--from the sea by moonlight to night markets in Laos to the face of a child lit up by a screen in a darkened room. The range of images is breathtaking: A smoky jazz club. Flowers that bloom only at night. Phosphorescent fish. Lions photographed with infrared cameras. TheEiffel Tower, all lit up. Faces around a campfire. A stadium lit by floodlights. Earth from space. Elegant, sexy, and a little mysterious, this richly illustrated book is a stunning pathway to some of the world's most captivating sights.
show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 400 pages
  • 251 x 251 x 30.48mm | 1,950.45g
  • United States
  • English
  • 250 COLOR PHOTOS
  • 1426218524
  • 9781426218521
  • 170,879

Review quote

"Everyone's a (smartphone) photographer these days, but this sensational collection shines a bright light on why National Geographic's professionals are still the best in the world." -USA Today "As Bruce Springsteen says, "there's magic in the night." There's also beauty and wonder, all of which are captured in exquisite detail in "Night Vision: Magical Photographs of Life After Dark"(National Geographic, $40) by Susan Tyler Hitchcock." -Newark Star Ledger

..".packs in over two hundred images...covers not only natural wonders, but human activities after dark. The range of these lovely full-page color photos is extraordinary...The lavish and gorgeous color throughout makes for a highly recommended pick." -Midwest Book Review

..".takes readers into the depths of the night...Some 230 images from National Geographic's network of talented photographers are displayed in the book." -Parade

"If you're a night owl, a nature lover, or just someone who appreciates really darn good photography, National Geographic's new book Night Vision: Magical Photographs of Life After Dark might appeal to you with its 230 nocturnal photographs." -Buzzfeed
show more

About National Geographic

National Geographic cartographers create award-winning maps using state-of-the-art software for cartography and Geographic Information Systems (GIS). The results are clear, detailed maps that make map reading fun and informative.
show more

Rating details

79 ratings
4.5 out of 5 stars
5 61% (48)
4 32% (25)
3 5% (4)
2 3% (2)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X