The 21st century : photographs from the image collection / National Geographic ; [foreword, Susan Goldberg].

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2021]
  • ©2021
Description
430 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm

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Writer of foreword
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Library of Congress genre
Photobooks [Browse]
Getty AAT genre
photobooks [Browse]
Summary note
  • Spanning remarkable moments year-by-year from 2000 to 2021, this must-have collection presents 250 of the most impactful National Geographic images across print, digital and social media.
  • The best photographs of the first 21 years of the 21st century take center stage in this incredible volume of National Geographic's world-famous imagery. In just two short decades of the 21st century, National Geographic has ushered in a new era of visual storytelling excellence, including innovations in digital, drone, and smartphone photography, and reached out to a global audience through one of the world's most popular Instagram accounts, @NatGeo. In these 21 years, photography has transformed from a rarefied discipline to a universal medium of communication, available in the palm of everyone with a mobile phone. Through it all, National Geographic has remained at the forefront, shining a light on the beauty, wonder, and heartbreak of the world. A remarkable collection, The 21st Century culls more than 250 of the very best, most impactful National Geographic images across print, digital, and social media, celebrating: --Extraordinary wildlife, --Unique cultures around the world, --Beautiful landscapes, --One-of-a-kind portrait photography, --And behind-the-shot stories from celebrated National Geographic photographers like Joel Sartore, Nick Nichols, Jodi Cobb, Anand Varma, and Evgenia Arbugaeva.
Notes
Includes contributor information.
Contents
2000-2005 -- 2006-2010 -- 2011-2015 -- 2016-2021.
Other title(s)
  • Twenty-first century : photographs from the image collection
  • National Geographic : the 21st century : photographs from the image collection
ISBN
  • 9781426222375 (hardcover)
  • 1426222378 (hardcover)
OCLC
1241245960
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