Author(s): David Tipling
This book is a visual celebration of seabirds from the tropics to the polar regions, revealing their extraordinary lives in pictures and words. From seabird cities to a lone albatross circumnavigating the globe, each picture not only tells a story but is beautifully crafted. David Tipling has travelled the world's oceans and visited remote islands across the globe in order to reveal the secret lives of some of earth's most enigmatic species of birds. Seabirds of the World celebrates the lives of these remarkable birds, many of which have populations in crisis. Never before has such a large group of birds needed such urgent action to save them from the brink of extinction.
David Tipling has worked as a freelance wildlife photographer since 1992 and one of his specialities is the capturing stunning images of oceanic birds from all around the world. His work has featured in countless magazines and newspapers and he has been author or commissioned photographer for more than40 books on birds and wildlife photography. When not travelling in search of wildlife he lives in the UK in Holt, Norfolk.