Michael Benson, a writer, filmmaker, and photographer, is widely recognized as one of the world’s leading authorities on astronomical imagery. His book Far Out: A Space-Time Chronicle was heralded in the New York Times as an extraordinary achievement: “If you don’t have your own Hubble Space Telescope, this book is the next best thing.” He lives in New York City.
Great update in Astronomy 101
I appreciated it the first time I read it and keep going back to the book periodically
I bought it for my girlfriend, she loves space and this book has incredible photos, some of which span across two pages. really stunning book.Published 16 months ago by pace122004
What can you say about these pictures of orbs in space, including ours? Everyone should see these, over and over. A real gift to the imagination.Published 18 months ago by virgiemoore
I've spent hours with this book, and with my 5 yr old son, letting the fantastically detailed photos take us on a short interplanetary trip!Published 19 months ago by Marshall Holzer
Bought it for my 5 year old grandson. He and I are having great time exploring our solar system. Good to focus on the immeditate neighborhood. My grandson loves it.Published 19 months ago by Saleem
The photographs are very nice, but sadly, the cover and binding of the book suffered a small amount of damage while being shipped. Read morePublished 20 months ago by suedendy
Great book - ree ree prix! (really, really pretty) One of the finest books ever made.
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