Author(s): Liebschner Jonas
Whales of Sydney is a spectacular photographic book that documents the annual migration of Humpback Whales past the coast of iconic city of Sydney from mid May to the beginning of December. Showcasing not only the majestic whales but all marine lifethat can be see during this time, the book demonstratesthe whale's breathtaking behaviours and the interaction between them and the humans watching as well. Sydney has one of the longest humpback whale migrations spanning almost six months and sees a large number of whales swimming past its shores with an estimated number of more than 25,000 individuals at the end of 2016, increasingby about 10% each year. All whale photography has been captured over the past ten years by wildlife photographer Jonas Liebschner, who spends most of his days out at sea during whale watching season, trying to capture these magic moments.
A stunning photographic exploration of migratory humpback whales in Sydney, as well the other extensive wildlife which can be seen at and beyond Sydney's shorelines. A beautiful way to explore Sydney’s incredible marine life.
Amarina, The Book Grocer