Art Wolfe, the remarkably talented and creative Keynote Speaker for Wild Shots Wildlife Photography Symposium 2015, hails from Seattle, Washington and will be delivering the much-anticipated Earth is my Witness Presentation. Set to begin at 4:15pm this Saturday (24 October 2015), the presentation will be followed by a short Q&A session where delegates are invited to engage with Art. For full details about the event, see our blog post “The Wild Shots Wildlife Photography Symposium | Cape Town 2015”.
Art Wolfe - Explore, Create, Inspire
Over the course of his 30-year career, photographer Art Wolfe has worked on every continent and in hundreds of locations. His stunning images interpret and record the world's fast disappearing wildlife, landscapes and native cultures, and are a lasting inspiration to those who seek to preserve them all. Art’s photographs are recognized throughout the world for their mastery of colour, composition and perspective. By employing artistic and journalistic styles, he documents his subjects and educates the viewer. His unique approach to nature photography is based on his training in the arts and his love of the environment. His goal is to win support for conservation issues by “focusing on what’s beautiful on the Earth”. Wolfe has taken an estimated one million images in his lifetime and has released over sixty books, including the award-winning Vanishing Act, The High Himalaya, Water: Worlds between Heaven & Earth, Tribes, Rainforests of the World, and The Art of Photographing Nature.
The Earth Is My Witness Presentation at Wild Shots 2015
With an encyclopaedic collection of majestic landscapes, stunning wildlife and rare indigenous cultures, Art set out to compile the best work of his impressive career and the Earth Is My Witness project was born. In this presentation, Art showcases images from his award-winning book of the same name and shares his incredible experiences and anecdotes accumulated while traveling the world. Art’s evocative and moving images combined with his lively narration explore the delicate interconnectivity of life across our planet, making for a fascinating and educational experience.
To learn more about Art and his work, visit his website: www.artwolfe.com
To book your seat at the Wild Shots Wildlife Photography Symposium, register online at their website today!
Join the Cameraland team at South Africa's most exciting wildlife conference this weekend, where skilled photographic artists and conservationists such as Art Wolfe will educate and enlighten, making for a day packed full of inspiration and valuable advice!