The  Northumberland Coast

The Northumberland Coast by Joe Cornish

Format: Paperback / softback, 128 Pages
ISBN: 9780711236073
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
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In The Northumberland Coast acclaimed photographer Joe Cornish records his visual impressions of a landscape that has enchanted him: its vast sandy bays and some of the most beautiful beaches in England, great castles such as Dunstanburgh and Bamburgh that are windswept memorials to a bygone age, the Holy Island of Lindisfarne with its compelling tidal causeway, fishing boats, colonies of seabirds, and uncommercialized coastal towns and villages. Supported by a commentary that blends recollections with historical anecdotes, his photographs capture the region's subtle beauty, intimacy and space.

JOE CORNISH  is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest contemporary landscape photographers. He has lectured and exhibited in Britain and overseas, led workshops and written a number of successful books, including  Scotland's Coast  and  Scotland's Mountains, both published by Aurum, and  The Northumberland Coast  with Frances Lincoln. His first job for the National Trust was the 1990 book  In Search of Neptune  and he has continued to work freelance for the Trust ever since. In 2006 Amateur Photographer honoured him with their annual Power of Photography award, and in 2008 he was made an honorary Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society.

Format: Paperback / softback, 128 Pages
ISBN: 9780711236073
Size: 9.843 in x 10.512 in / 250 mm x 267 mm