Category Archives: New Book

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Book Review: The Complete Guide to Macro and Close-up Photography

Have you heard the phrase, “Write the book you want to read.“?  Well, when I first flipped through this book after I received my free copy in the mail,  my first thought was, Someone wrote […]

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Book Review – Digital Outdoor Photography by Heather Angel

Earlier this year I did a feature on Heather Angel, one of the photographers who had a strong influence on me when I first began doing nature and macro photography. At the time I had […]

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Feature Photographer: Heather Angel

It is with great pleasure  (I’m grinning as I type this!) that I present this interview with Heather Angel. Heather was one of the first photographers who inspired me to pursue nature photography when I discovered her early […]

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New Book – Rainforest Country (Australia)

I don’t usually praise books that I haven’t read, but I think this one has so much potential than it warrants a mention on Splendour Awaits. And I know at least one person who will want to […]

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Sunday Bugfest 9

This last week has been a bit of a blur, but I have managed to pick up a few buggy links. ◊ Opening with the bug-blog Queen — Bug Girl herself — speaking about her own blog, […]

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New Book: THE LEAFCUTTER ANTS – Civilization by Instinct

Bert Hölldobler and Edward O. Wilson have produced another book together. From the publishers website: From the Pulitzer Prize-winning authors of The Ants comes this dynamic and visually spectacular portrait of Earth’s ultimate superorganism. The […]

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