Talons In The Sky Gallery Reference Book – The Great Gallery of Eagles, Hawks and Owls
Combining reference articles with a dazzling collection of images by wildlife photographer Steve Maslowski. Talons in the Sky provides a close-up look at eagles, hawks, and owls. Wildfowl carvers will delight in the detailed, intoxicating photographs. Bird enthusiasts will find plenty to surprise and astonish in both the pictures and the text. Ranging from the lordly bald eagle to the diminutive elf owl, the raptors on display here demonstrate again and again why these amazing birds have fascinated human beings throughout the ages.
Steve has thousands of still photo credits and has shot film and video for a number of TV shows. These shows include Wild America, Birdwatch, and National Geographic Explorer. In addition, Steve has produced dozens of science videos for Discovery Education. Steve holds a degree in English from Brown University and resides in Ohio.
Wildfowl Carving Magazine has been an indispensable source of information since 1985. The magazine also publishes Competition, an annual showcase of the best carvings from shows across the United States and Canada.
Over 200 pages of detailed anatomical drawings of nature’s most elusive birds. Perfect for wood carvers and artists, the meticulous reference provides clear instructions for rendering realistic results. Includes scale charts to resize the drawings and exclusive color charts for painting your work.
The ultimate reference guide for bird lovers or artists, this final volume in the Denny Rogers Visual REference Series presents 200 meticulous and anatomically accurate drawings that capture each magnificent owl from every angle and in multiple poses. Comprehensive drawings, color charts and photographs - both in flight and still.