Presents selected masterpieces from more than three decades of breathtaking black-and-white photography by distinguished Californian photographer Robert Werling (born 1946)and affirms Robert Werling’s enduring place in the history of landscape photography alongside such masters as Carleton E. Watkins, Ansel Adams, Edward Weston and Brett Weston. Beyond Light demonstrates Werling’s superior technical mastery and precision, his love of detail and his romantic sensibility to the overwhelming forces of nature. It includes spectacular reproductions of Werling’s magnificent vistas of California, Alaska, Arizona and Nevada – among other stunning locations. A highly collectable volume for all serious lovers of landscape photography.
About the Author
Robert Werling lives in Santa Barbara, California. His award-winning photography is represented in the collections of major museums, including the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the International Center of Photography, all in New York, and The Huntington Library, San Marino, California. Cole Weston (1919–2003) was the fourth son of Edward Weston and a noted photographer and teacher. Simone Klein is a curator and historian of photography, and has been the head of the photography department at the auction house Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, since1987. Elizabeth Scott-Graham is a noted California-based conservationist who spearheaded the effort, as a volunteer, permanently to protect the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes.