Denver Gates Planetarium Event & Composition Seminar June 5-6

Dallas Divde in the autumn, ColoradoIn early June I am giving two exciting presentations at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.

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On Friday, June 5 at 7pm, I will be presenting Earth Is My Witness at the Gates Planetarium.

On June 6 at 10am I will be following up with the Art of Composition Seminar at the Ricketson Auditorium. This is my master class where I show insights and techniques that will help your photographic eye and transform your photography.

I hope to see you there!

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Earth Day 2015

Every day is Earth Day!

Here are a few suggestions of ways to celebrate all year:

  • Plant a tree and a garden
  • Walk to work
  • Compost and Recycle even more and reduce trash output
  • Take children out to experience nature
  • Eat more local food & use reusable bags when shopping
  • Volunteer to improve trails and parks and waterways

Pledge your “Act of Green” at earthday.org

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Mark and Bonnie Overgaard’s Excellent (India) Adventure

This trip, which ranged from the color riot that is the Holi Festival in Mathura, to the holy waters and ghats along the Ganges in Varanasi, through the beautiful landscapes and tigers of Bandhavgarh and on to colorful desert settings of Rajasthan, was a terrific experience for us both. Art Wolfe magic was a big part that experience. Art is a funny, engaging and kind human being, as well as an excellent, patient teacher of photography. We would join him again in a heartbeat for more photography travel and hope to do so soon!

 

See more of Mark and Bonnie’s images HERE.

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Portland OMSI Planetarium Event & Composition Seminar April 25-26

OMSI (C) Andrew Hall, Porltandbridges.comThis month I am giving two exciting presentations at Portland’s Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI).

The April 25th event is sold out.

However, there is still space in the April 26th Art of Composition Seminar. It is my master class where I show insights and techniques that will help your photographic eye and transform your photography.

Mt. Hood is silhouetted against the golden sky of pre-dawn, Portland, Oregon

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April in Kyoto

Floating torii gates, cherry and azalea blossoms, ancient temples: the beauty of Kyoto in the springtime is unparalleled.

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2015 First Quarter Photos

From Tanzania to Japan, Art has been there this year: geysers in Yellowstone, sea turtle hatchlings on Mnemba Island, voracious seals in Antarctica, exuberant revelers at Holi, and floating Shinto shrines in Japan.

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Earth Is My Witness a finalist in the IBPA Benjamin Franklin awards!

Earth Is My Witness Photography by Art Wolfe Introduction by Wade Davis Hardcover | 11x14 inches | 356 pages Preorder special: http://store.artwolfe.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=2&products_id=525We would like to congratulate Insight Editions on having seven titles selected as finalists in the prestigious IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards.

Earth Is My Witness is a finalist in the Nature & Environment category.

Winners will be announced April 10.

Check out the press release, or see all the nominees here.

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Pretty in Pink: Springtime in Japan

This group of photos represents a lot of 4:40am wake-ups in Japan in order to get the best atmospheric conditions as well as to avoid the tourists. Lots of foul weather as of late, which played nicely into our shoots. I especially like the Lotus stems!

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Art Wolfe, Inc. Is Moving to Online Sales Only

Just in case anyone thought so- this is not an April Fools post!

Beaver towing willow branch, Alaska

2015 is going to be a big year for me. I will continue to travel often (check out when you can join me on my events page), the Tales By Light show premieres in Australia this May, and I am moving my office to West Seattle. Art Wolfe, Inc. is moving to online sales only. This will allow me to concentrate my small staff on more exciting new projects.

Monks carry a thangka for the Tibetan New Year, Labrang Monastery, Gansu Province, China

The Art Wolfe Gallery will be open for one more month in Pioneer Square. Thereafter all sales will be online at artwolfe.com and through the Rotella Gallery.

We are having a moving sale! Items include office and display fixtures and product, including black leather sofa with ottoman, dining room table, desks, chairs, reception desk, storage bench seating, large screen televisions, lighting, etc. Don’t miss the sale – doors open at 9am on Friday, April 3rd and will continue with normal gallery operating hours until April 18th.

Donkeys transport heavy woollen carpets to a market deep within the maze of narrow passageways and courtyards that comprise the center of the ancient city of Fès.  The elaborate designs vary from one country to another throughout North Africa and the Middle East.

New Mailing Address:

Art Wolfe, Inc.
6523 California Avenue SW, PMB #343
Seattle, WA 98136
Tel. 206.332.0993

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Meisterhaft getarnt: Von der Kunst nicht gesehen zu werden

kunstTäuschung und Tarnung werden häufig eingesetzt, wenn es darum geht, als Spezies zu überleben, und oft besteht die Überlebenstaktik darin, sich einfach unsichtbar zu machen. Art Wolfe, einer der bedeutendsten Naturfotografen unserer Zeit, fotografierte über mehrere Jahrzehnte hinweg Tiere auf der ganzen Welt, die die Kunst der Tarnung perfekt beherrschen. Ein Gepard verschwindet im hohen Gras, ein Rotfuchs löst sich im herbstlichen Wald scheinbar auf, und was wie eine zarte Orchidee aussieht, entpuppt sich als räuberische Fangschrecke. In magischen Suchbildern für große und kleine Entdecker hat Art Wolfe diese Meister der Tarnung eingefangen.

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And for those of you, who don’t read German (like me), Knesebeck Verlag is publishing an updated version of Vanishing Act, originally published in 2005.  Now with more photos, captions, and a new design!

See more of the layout HERE.

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