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ISBN: 9781841147932
AUTHOR: Peter Hendrie
Paris Illuminated
Paris Illuminated
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Paris, with its wide avenues and neo-classical façades, stands today as a leading business and cultural centre, its influence on design, media, fashion, science and the arts all contributing to its status as one of the world’s major cities.

Its buildings, from the Louvre to the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame to the Arc de Triomphe, Sacre- Coeur to the Madeleine, are among the most iconic on the planet. And yet familiar as they are in daylight, at night they take on a different and at times wholly unexpected character. Rivers of light pour from their doorways, cascades of colour tumble from their windows, boulevards are transformed into shining seas of movement.

Facets of the city which are obscure in the daytime gain a pin-sharp brightness after dark. And a city renowned for being the ‘City of Love’ becomes even more romantic bathed in the glow of a million man-made stars.

Shot in stupendous panoramic format, awardwinning photographer Peter Hendrie has captured a glorious vision of this diamond of cities, shining with a unique brilliance. He reveals aspects of Paris too often hidden in the light of common day and shows that what can be overlooked before twilight gains a staggering beauty after dark.The City of Lights truly illuminated.

Peter Hendrie has worked in the hospitality industry for nearly thirty years, but has pursued a twin-track career as a photographer of international reputation and the author of three previous books. In 2006 he won the Iconic Category in the prestiogious Travel Photographer of the Year competition, with a selection of images of Paris at night.

Imprint: Halsgrove. ISBN 978 1 84114 793 2, hardback, 225x302mm, 144 pages. Published October 209.

 
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North Devon MoodsNorth Devon Moods - £12.95
In 140 full-colour images, Peter Hendrie captures North Devon in its myriad moods, arousing the senses - sight, hearing and even smell - and depicting the solitude, spectacle, intimacy and sweeping vistas of this ever-changing landscape.
Exmoor Address BookExmoor Address Book - £12.99
Glorious Exmoor in all its moods is illustrated in this superbly produced Address Book. Nearly 50 images by master-photographer Peter Hendrie make this book as decorative as it is useful, an ideal gift and a perfect memento of one of the most beautiful parts of Britain.
An Exmoor PanoramaAn Exmoor Panorama - £24.99
From his base at the heart of the Moor, international-award-winning photographer Peter Hendrie has spent years capturing Exmoor in its many moods. But now, uniquely, he presents his vision in a series of stunning images in large-scale panoramic format. The depth and quality of each picture is realized superbly in this mouth-watering volume, perhaps the most stunning ever to appear on this incomparable place.
Edinburgh IlluminatedEdinburgh Illuminated - £14.99
During the light of day, the city of Edinburgh holds a charm that will delight any visitor or resident. Arguably, however, to fully appreciate the splendour of this city one has to experience its delights as it is transformed during the periods of darkness as captured here by nationally-known photographer Jason Friend.
Manchester IlluminatedManchester Illuminated - £14.99
Master photographer Mike Heath depicts the shiny new structures and their cutting edge architecture, rejuvenated buildings from a bygone era and numerous events that combined have created one of England’s great cities.They are all seen from a fascinating nocturnal perspective which shows how the teeming city lives and breathes in the hours of darkness.
York IlluminatedYork Illuminated - £14.99
In this superb collection of more than 140 photographs,Yorkshire–based photographer Paul Moon shows an aspect of York many visitors never see, the famous sites and hidden corners when floodlights and streetlights are switched on for the night. The illuminated winding cobbled streets take you on journey into York’s past and its stunning architecture grabs your attention at every turn.
Northumberland IlluminatedNorthumberland Illuminated - £14.99
If you are looking for a book which will give you a deep warm glow on a dark winter’s night, and an utterly fascinating perspective on this ancient border county, look no further than this fine work by David Taylor.
 
 
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