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Nick Brandt photographs exclusively in Africa, where since 2001 he has been working on a last testament to wild animals and wild places that are vanishing in our lifetimes. The first two volumes of the trilogy have recently been combined and published together as On This Earth, A Shadow Falls (Abrams, 2012). Brandt has had many solo exhibitions in galleries and museums worldwide, including in New York, Los Angeles, London, Berlin, Sydney, Paris and Stockholm. Born and raised in England, he lives in the mountains of Southern California.
The final volume in Brandt's photographic trilogy of books on the vanishing animals of East Africa, this follows "On This Earth" and "A Shadow Falls". Portrays elephants, lions, leopards and hyenas, and also explores humans, with images of poachers and hunters, as well as rangers. There are 2 essays summing up Brandt's photographic odyssey, and giving a broad overview of the destruction of wildlife in this region.