Capturing the Himalayas

With anecdotes, tips and technical details, this book gives a fascinating insight into the creative processes adopted by this famous photographer
Capturing the Himalayas
Capturing the Himalayas

Anybody and everybody who is enamoured of the Himalayan landscape has to be familiar with the work of Ashok Dilwali, pre-eminent among photographers of mountains. His photographs carry extraordinary visual impact the affinity for light that marks his personal vision is supported by superb technical achievement. His abilities as a trekker have enabled him to reach nearly inaccessible yet perfect vantage points for viewing magnificent vistas of remote Himalayan sites for three decades. He loves the palettes of sunrises and sunsets, rainbows and moonlight (any form of concentrated heavenly light) as they drape the landscape.

Himalaya Lens and Passion is Dilwali&rsquos 21st book and it&rsquos packed with shots of beautiful landscapes, along with brief essays that tell the stories behind some of his favourite images. With anecdotes, tips and technical details, this book gives a fascinating insight not only into the creative processes behind his photographs but also the physical challenges that it took to capture these images, and reflections on the remarkable sights he encountered. He has the rare ability to sense and then photograph those fleeting moments that most only dream about. His photos will not only impress visually but they will tug at your soul. His book is a stunning celebration of our true national treasure, the Himalayas, and this inspirational portfolio is essential for those drawn to the majesty and mystery of the rugged Himalayan terrain.

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