Surprise Visit to the Kenmore Camera Expo this Saturday!

This weekend is the Kenmore Camera Digital Photo Expo at the Lynnwood Convention Center, and due to schedule changes I’ll be able to make a surprise visit for a book signing this Saturday from noon to 1! Come down and say hello, and pick up a signed copy of the latest edition of one of my mst popular books, Earth Is My Witness. Immediately following my signing, my good friend Rick Sammon will be giving his presentation on the Evolution of an Image from 1-3 pm.

This is a can’t-miss photo expo and Kenmore Camera’s biggest event of the year. Aside from photographers like myself being on hand to hopefully provide some insight and inspiration, manufacturers will have their latest gear on display with plenty of deals on cameras and accessories. Rick Sammon and John Dibbs will also be signing their respective books as well.

If you can’t make the event, you can also order a signed copy of the new book in my online store. If you’re interested in the original fine art version of Earth Is My Witness, you can order that one here.

Hope to see you this weekend! Here are the details of the event:

Kenmore Camera 2017 Digital Photo Expo
This Saturday and Sunday, November 4 – 5
Lynwood Convention Center
3711 196th Street SW
Lynnwood, WA 98036

Purchase Art Wolfe books on Saturday 11/4, from 10 AM to 3 PM
Art Wolfe book signing: Saturday 11/4, 12-1 PM

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Earth is my Witness Published Today!

Spanning the globe and bringing to readers the beauty of the planet’s disappearing landscapes, wildlife, and cultures, Earth Is My Witness will enchant and inspire those who enjoy traveling the world and who long for a connection with nature and exotic places.

Uniquely conceived and undeniably breathtaking, Earth Is My Witness contains a wealth of recent photographs as well as some of the most striking images from Art Wolfe’s widely celebrated career.

Order now to receive a personally signed copy of Earth is My Witness! Just in time for the holidays, The Art Wolfe online store is the only place to receive a signed edition of the book!

Here Wolfe presents an encyclopedic selection of his photography along with intimate stories about his encounters, which exemplify his boundless curiosity about the world. From the rich sights and smells of the Pushkar Camel Fair to the exact moment when a polar bear and her cubs leave their arctic den, these images represent what Wolfe has lived for: the instants when circumstance, light, and subject miraculously collide to form an iconic image. Together, these photographs and the stories behind them explore the delicate interconnectivity of life across our planet.

Setting the stage for this fascinating journey is award-winning author Wade Davis, who is on the Explorer’s Council of the National Geographic Society. Together, Davis and Wolfe present a world that borders on the fantastic and is all the more precious for its fragility. At the heart of Wolfe’s work is the appeal for environmental, cultural, and wildlife preservation, which he makes with beautiful, far-reaching precision in this definitive opus.

The new edition of Earth is My Witness is available here, just in time for the holidays!

For the original larger format fine-art edition, click here.

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From Art’s Bookshelf: William Neill – Photographer, A Retrospective

Photographer William Neill is now in the final design stages of his amazing new book release, “Photographer, A Retrospective”. I have seen the layout and it is going to be a beauty! In a week, he must have all the final book drafts in place and will be closing down all pre-orders and the benefits they bring. If you want to take advantage of this pre-order, you need to act now!

    Pre-Order Benefits:

  • Collectors cover
  • Your name printed within the book
  • Special editions with original signed prints
  • Slipcase versions
  • Reduced pricing
  • Advance delivery by months

Click here for more information on the book and how to pre-order it!

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‘Eden’ Wins Two Awards at ITB Berlin

Earlier this month in Germany, EDEN, the German edition of Earth Is My Witness, won two awards at ITB Berlin. ITB Berlin is the world’s largest international tourism trade fair.

EDEN, published by National Geographic, won the Special Award Presented by the Management of ITB Berlin and the Illustrated Travel Book Award.

The selection jury described their choice as follows:

“Art Wolfe succeeds in capturing nature’s diversity in magical and atmospheric moments.“ The author sums up his photography best: ”Most people will probably never travel to Bhutan or Pakistan. By enabling them to look at my pictures I would like them to feel as though they have been there nonetheless. I want them to feel what I felt in these places. In order to do that I need to capture as much as possible of the landscape, nature and culture of the people I encounter on my travels.“

A 175 print exhibit of Earth is my Witness is available on loan in Europe (artwolfe.de). Contact statdtmuseum@schleswig.de for information.

 

 

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C is for Coyote Published this Week!

 

C is for Coyote, written by Andrea Helman and with photographs from myself and Gavriel Jecan has been published this week and is available for purchase in my online store! This 32-page board book utilizes photos of animals and unique places from the south western United States to teach the alphabet to young readers.

Complete the whole set with our other two board books, O is for Orca and 1, 2, 3, Moose!

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Remembering Rhinos Kickstarter is Live!

Following up the important and successful Remembering Elephants, Margot Raggett is back with Remembering Rhinos! The Kickstarter is now live and I’d love you all to check it out at and consider giving us your support. Along with many of the top wildlife photographers in the world, I am delighted to be donating an image to this important project. The Kickstarter will pay for the print run, and all subsequent sales of the book will go to anti-poaching initiatives via Born Free.

The Remembering Elephants book project not only produced a beautiful coffee table book; it also raised nearly $170,000 for this important cause. Complete your set, or create one instantly with one of the donation levels that includes both books. Remembering Rhinos is scheduled to be available before the holiday season in 2017 and what better gift for the nature, wildlife, or photography enthusiast than a thoughtful gift that benefits the continued fight to preserve wildlife?

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Valentines Day Deal – Free Eden Calendar with Earth Is My Witness Purchase!

This week, order Earth Is My Witness our online store and receive a free Eden calendar!

Originally published for Germany, the 2017 National Geographic Eden Calendar contains some of the most dynamic images of my career. The Eden calendar was created in collaboration with the National Geographic Society, an organization intent on preserving and protecting the earth’s many dazzling environments. This high-quality calendar is printed on environment friendly FSC certified paper and assembled with a durable spiral binding.

Earth Is My Witness is a collection of my best work, and has spawned a series of worldwide lectures, presentations, and exhibits. This quintessential award-winning book is the cornerstone for anyone looking to begin or improve upon their collection!

Earth Is My Witness Book Cover

 

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year: The Masters of Nature Photography Volume Two

Last year I was approached by British writer and former editor of BBC Wildlife Magazine Rosamund Kidman Cox to participate in the latest book put out by the Natural History Museum, London.

Today Masters of Nature Photography, Volume Two is being published. The collection presents the very best of nature photography, featuring the work of ten of the world’s foremost wildlife photographers:
Tui de Roy
Hannu Hautala
Tim Laman
Klaus Nigge
Thomas P. Peschak
Cyril Ruoso
Brian Skerry
Stefano Unterthiner
Steve Winter
and moi.

Get your copy today at a bookstore near you or on Amazon

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Digital Expo 2016 at Kenmore Camera this Saturday 11/5

Striated caracara, Falkland Islands

Today I am heading out for the Falklands and South Georgia Island, so I will be missing the Digital Expo this weekend at Kenmore Camera. However, my assistant Libby Pfeiffer will be there Saturday the 5th from 10 AM to 3 PM with a plethora of pre-signed books, including my latest, “Photographs from the Edge”.

Stay tuned for photos on location from my trip, and hopefully if you are local you can make it out to Kenmore Camera!

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Google Talk, Kirland WA: Photographs from the Edge

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Last month I did an impromptu talk at Google Kirkland about my 100th published title, Photographs from the Edge.

You can check it out here, along with many other videos on my Youtube channel.

I will be at the Rotella Gallery in Bellevue signing books on November 2nd, 6-8pm. If you want to attend, please RSVP to inquiries@rotellagallery.com. I hope to see you there!

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