A Wild Life : A Visual Biography of Photographer Michael Nichols - the exhibition catalogue from Philadelphia Museum of Art available to buy at Museum Bookstore

A Wild Life : A Visual Biography of Photographer Michael Nichols

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For more than three decades, Nichols has ventured to the farthest reaches of the world to document nature’s wildest creatures and landscapes. As an award-winning photographer for National Geographic, he has recorded animals and habitats in locations as expansive as the Congo Basin, the Serengeti, and the American West with an unparalleled intensity. 

A Wild Life is Nichols's story, told with passion and insight by author and photo-editor Melissa Harris and accompanies an exhibition at Philadelphia Museum. Nichols' story combines a life of adventure with a conviction about how we can redeem the human race by protecting our wildlife. This photo biography provides excellent background and context to Michael Nichols work, and presents Nichols’s most important projects, highlighting his artistic accomplishments, technical innovations, and efforts to preserve wild spaces through beautiful imagery. 

  • Author: Melissa Harris
  • Hardcover: 384 pages
  • Date published: June 2017
  • Language: English
  • ISBN: 978-1597112512
  • Dimensions: 25.4 x 18.9 cm