Glimpses of Australian Birdlife

Glimpses of Australian Birdlife

Book - 2014
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To photgraph this book, the author spent days sitting in hides with primitive cameras or lugging clumsy and heavy equipment through the bush. Some of the results are here- others were taken with the latest state-ofthe-art digital cameras. Some of the birds in this beautifully photographed book include Splendid fairy- wren. Brown falcon. Owls. Frogmouths Diamond dove Small kites Variegated fairy- wren Little eagle Wedge - tailed eagle.
Publisher: Chatswood, N.S.W. : 2014. New Holland,
ISBN: 9781921517426
Branch Call Number: ANF 598.0994 SLAT
Characteristics: 240 pages : chiefly colour illustrations ; 22 x 31 cm
Additional Contributors: Slater, Raoul 1966-
Elmer, Sally

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LoganLib_JennyI Sep 25, 2018

This is a charming pictorial record of Australian birds, many of which can be found in our own backyards and local parks.
The paragraphs accompanying each double page spread give simple insights into the bird's lives, the location of the birds and behind the scenes information on the photograph... Read More »


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LoganLib_JennyI Sep 25, 2018

This is a charming pictorial record of Australian birds, many of which can be found in our own backyards and local parks.
The paragraphs accompanying each double page spread give simple insights into the bird's lives, the location of the birds and behind the scenes information on the photography techniques used to capture these outstanding images.
Raoul Slater is an award winning Queensland photographer and is the son of Peter Slater, ornithologist, wildlife artist and photographer and author of the reknowned "Slater's Field Guide to Australian Birds".
Sally Elmer worked for 15 years at Queensland Museum as an artist and is also a keen observer and researcher of Australian wildlife.

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