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ISBN: 9780857041081
AUTHOR: Mike Page & Pauline Young
Norfolk from the Air 2
Norfolk from the Air 2
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Everyone loves looking at aerial photographs, especially of places familiar to them. In Norfolk there is one name that is synonymous with high-quality bird’s-eye views of the county, and that’s Mike Page. For more than a decade Mike has been overflying East Anglia capturing its unique countryside from the air and revealing the fascinating details of townscapes and landscapes that are seldom otherwise seen.

Norfolk from the Air 2 follows on from his earlier book covering the county, and once again every type of landscape and a wide variety of interesting features are included, from ancient buildings to recent urban developments, from Norfolk’s distinctive churches to grand stately homes, and from busy towns to sleepy villages. As before, Mike’s superb photographs are described by Pauline Young who adds her own details to each scene, bringing each to life through her expert captions.

As Mike’s followers will know, the principal attraction of his aerial photographs is that they allow us to look down on the landscape from a perspective that we never normally see. Such pictures reveal to us things that are usually hidden from view and surprise us when we find that what we had imagined the layout of the land to be is in reality quite different. Along with the changes that have taken place, we are also reminded of things that have remained unchanged. Norfolk from the Air 2 will be of abiding interest to all those who live in or visit the county.

Mike Page, Gorleston-born, started his working life as a boat builder but in 1973 in partnership with his wife Gillian began a garage business at Strumpshaw, east of Norwich. He is now retired and his son Martin and daughter Nicola run the garage, giving Mike more time to pursue his flying and photographic interests. He has a considerable library of aerial and wildlife pictures which he makes readily available. In addition he supplies many organisations, schools, universities, the media and the public with all types of historic and newsworthy aerial photographs of East Anglia.

Pauline Young has lived in East Anglia for many years. She writes regularly for magazines and is a published children's author. She first teamed up with Mike Page, whom she has known in a flying context for a long time, when he began providing aerial pictures for her articles about the Norfolk Broads.

Imprint: Halshgrove. ISBN 978 0 85704 108 1, hardback, 214x230mm, 144 pages. Published September 2011.

Norfolk Coast from the AirNorfolk Coast from the Air - £14.99
In this book the author Pauline Young and photographer Mike Page take the reader on a trip along the Norfolk coastline, focusing-in on towns, villages, buildings and features of interest along the way.
Norfolk Coast From the Air 2Norfolk Coast From the Air 2 - £14.99
The superb aerial photographs of Mike Page have generated a veritable library of books devoted to Norfolk and Suffolk, each new volume being eagerly snapped up by his increasing numbers of avid followers. Here, following on the success of Norfolk Coast from the Air comes a completely new set of images covering the coast from Hopton on the Suffolk border around the coast to The Wash.
Suffolk Coast from the AirSuffolk Coast from the Air - £14.99
Readers will enjoy Mike Page's outstanding bird’s eye views of Suffolk’s fine coastline and Pauline Young’s excellent accompanying text notes.
An A - Z of Norfolk WindmillsAn A - Z of Norfolk Windmills - £14.99
Assembling an A to Z (or in fact an A-Y), of Norfolk Windmills was something of a challenge for the authors but this is the first time that such a comprehensive aerial listing has been attempted, which with Alison Yardy’s expert commentary and Mike Page's renowned aerial photography, makes this one of the most important books on the subject ever published.
Norfolk's Railway HeritageNorfolk's Railway Heritage - £14.99
This unique book by Graham Kenworthy and Richard Adderson with aerial photography by Mike Page is aimed at both the rail enthusiast and for anyone with an interest in the Norfolk landscape. The aerial images alone are intriguing and remarkably compelling.
Norfolk from the AirNorfolk from the Air - £14.99
Mike Page’s name has become synonymous with high-quality aerial photographs in East Anglia. His popular books have sold in their thousands while his photographs also appear regularly in newspapers, magazines and on TV. Norfolk from the Air might be said to be ‘the best of the best’, covering as it does his home county and including hand-picked photographs from recent flights.
A Broads-Eye ViewA Broads-Eye View - £14.99
How better to appreciate the unique landscape of the Norfolk Broads than from the air? In this superb new book by author, photographer and pilot, Mike Page, over a hundred bird’s-eye views of this beautiful corner of England will delight both those who know the area well and the region’s many million visitors. Each photograph is accompanied by a description of the scene by local writer Pauline Young who is well qualified to describe the magnificent photos included here.
Sky High Norfolk BroadsSky High Norfolk Broads - £4.99
In this book the reader is offered a visual memento of the Broads through photographs specially selected by Mike Page. Both for those who know the Broads well, or for those who are visiting on holiday, this gem of a book provides the perfect keepsake.
A Broads-Eye View 2A Broads-Eye View 2 - £14.99
In Broads-Eye View 2 we are taken on an aerial journey along the major rivers of the region each of which forms an integral part of that special area known as Broadland. The courses of the rivers Bure,Ant,Thurne,Yare, Chet,Wensum andWaveney are each followed from the air by Mike Page and Pauline Young providing the reader with a unique viewpoint from which to discover and enjoy this wonderful landscape
Sky High Norfolk CoastSky High Norfolk Coast - £4.99
In this book the reader is offered a visual memento of the Norfolk coast through photographs specially selected by the author, Mike Page. Both for those who know this part of Norfolk well, or for those who are visiting on holiday, this gem of a book provides the perfect keepsake.
Sky High Suffolk CoastSky High Suffolk Coast - £4.99

Of particular fascination in Suffolk are the dramatic changes in the coastal landscape due to erosion revealed through the photographs. Mike Page's intimate knowledge of the region and his interest in flying and photography make him particularly well qualified to create this fine collection of aerial pictures.

 
 
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