Since the birth of photography, photographers have been taking images of the earth from the air—with spectacular visual results. Celebrating over 150 years of these incredible images, From Above tells the fascinating story of how these pictures were created and the photographers that have propelled image-taking to bold new heights.
About the Authors
Eamonn McCabe is an award-winning photographer, picture editor and TV presenter. In a career spanning many forms of photography, McCabe has won Sports Photographer of the Year four times and Picture Editor of the Year a record six times.
Gemma Padley is a writer and editor on photography. Her writing has been published by The Telegraph, Foam, Photomonitor, LensCulture, AnOther, Elephant, British Journal of Photography and 1000 Words magazine.
About the Publisher
Established in London in 1991, Laurence King Publishing is now recognised as one of the world’s leading publishers of books and gifts on the creative arts. Laurence King Publishing works with some of the world’s best illustrators, designers, artists and photographers to create beautifully-produced books and gifts that are acclaimed for their inventiveness, beautiful designs and authoritative texts.