TIFA 2022 Book / Nature

Birds Poetry In The Sky

  • Prize
    Bronze in Book/Nature
  • Photographer
    Christian Spencer
  • Technical Info
    Birds Poetry In The Sky Author Christian Spencer Publisher Teneues Books Size 34 Cm X 27 Cm 224 Pag
  • Photo Date
    2014 to 2022

Nature as a work of art: birds in their habitat, spectacularly presented in their natural surroundings The award-winning Winged Prism photo series in a coffee table book for the first time For bird lovers and all those looking for an illustrated book that ventures beyond photojournalism and stylised studio shots The fascination birds evoke in us continues unabated. Australian artist and photographer Christian Spencer, living in the vicinity of the Brazilian rainforest since 2001, has surrendered to it as well. “The camera is my brush,” is how he describes his style.

He is a professional artist, filmmaker and photographer. Recently Christian has been awarded many prizes in international photo competitions. Winning best overall photo 2014 and 2015 in the Ecological Society of Australia Photo Competition; winner in World Meteorological Organization photography awards and finalist in Head On Awards in Sydney Australia and Travel Photographer of the year and best photo award in the Canon college photography competition in Brazil in 2017. In these 18 years of career Christian Spencer has used the canvas, film, music and photography to sustain his unique art, a