Melting Away: A Ten-Year Journey through Our Endangered Polar Regions

Melting Away: A Ten-Year Journey through Our Endangered Polar Regions

Camille Seaman


For ten years Camille Seaman has documented the speedily altering landscapes of Earth's polar areas. As an day trip photographer aboard small ships within the Arctic and Antarctic, she has chronicled the accelerating results of world warming at the jagged face of approximately fifty thousand icebergs. Seaman's specified point of view of the panorama is entwined along with her local American upbringing: she sees no icebergs as alike; each one responds to its atmosphere uniquely, virtually as though they have been residing beings. via Seaman's lens, each one towering chew of ice—breathtakingly appealing in layers of smoky grey and turquoise blue—takes on a unique character, giving her paintings the texture of majestic portraiture. Melting Away collects seventy-five of Seaman's such a lot alluring pictures, lifeaffirming pictures that display not just what we now have already misplaced, yet extra importantly what we nonetheless have that's worthy struggling with to save lots of.

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