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Brilliant close-up photography,
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This review is from: Relics: Travels in Nature's Time Machine (Hardcover)
I am a great fan of Piotr's work. He is one of the finest photographers of insects working today. His small critter photography (more than just insects) goes way beyond simply recording interesting critters. He makes them come alive and part of a larger environment. His photos often show the ecology of a situation beyond simply a portrait of the animal. The text is very interesting, though a bit academic (which is somewhat surprising because Piotr is a very funny guy when you hear him speak -- he seems to be trying hard to be the scientist rather than letting that part of his personality into the book).