Nazraeli One Picture Book
One Picture Book #77: Birds have Wings
Carol E Richards
Having difficulty identifying a particular species of bird through her spotting scope, Carol E. Richards took a photograph through the lens to assist with her research. The resulting picture turned out to be far more than a tool for verification. It had a mood and visual content the artist was drawn to, and led to the creation of a series of beautiful, dream-like vignettes. ?Unlike some photographs of wildlife that are clear and provide answers,? says Richards, ?these soft visuals raise questions. It was a surprising discovery; as I spied on these birds, I could see their charm and individuality. Who knew??
Hardcover, 5 1/2 x 7 1/4,
16 pages, 12 four-color plates,
1 original photograph.