California Coast from the Air: Images of a Changing Landscape

California Coast from the Air Images of a Changing Landscape In a state identified with change California s mile coastline lives up to the reputation Storm waves attack sea cliffs earthquakes trigger landslides and ocean waves relentlessly move sand Ov

  • Title: California Coast from the Air: Images of a Changing Landscape
  • Author: Gary B. Griggs Deepika S Ross
  • ISBN: 9780878426126
  • Page: 426
  • Format: Paperback
  • California Coast from the Air: Images of a Changing Landscape

    In a state identified with change, California s 1,100 mile coastline lives up to the reputation Storm waves attack sea cliffs, earthquakes trigger landslides, and ocean waves relentlessly move sand Over the past century, humans have changed the coast too, particularly in Southern California, where some stretches of coastline have been completely altered Thanks to the CaIn a state identified with change, California s 1,100 mile coastline lives up to the reputation Storm waves attack sea cliffs, earthquakes trigger landslides, and ocean waves relentlessly move sand Over the past century, humans have changed the coast too, particularly in Southern California, where some stretches of coastline have been completely altered Thanks to the California Coastal Records Project, the brainchild of Kenneth and Gabrielle Adelman, we now have an aerial photographic record of the entire coastline, from the redwood forests near the Oregon border to the urbanized shoreline of San Diego Bay California Coast from the Air features 150 of the best photographs from this scientifically valuable yet truly artistic collection of than 80,000 images.

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    1. Diane

      California Coast from the Air: Images of a Changing Landscape features half-page color photos by Kenneth and Gabrielle Adelman paired with an aerial survey of the state's geology and geography, and represents the photographers' efforts to produce an aerial photographic display of the entire 1,100-mile coastline, the California Coastal Records Project.Plenty of books on California offer visual surveys of the state: so much so that one could wonder at the need for yet another. There are also other [...]

    2. Peter Tillman

      You know how owned books get pushed down the stack, because library books have due dates? This one also suffers, because all the photos (and many more!) are available online: californiacoastline/ Definitely worth browsing the website for areas you know, and the historic record of older photos is a great resource.I'm not sorry I bought the book, and it does support the project. Bought a copy in Montecito, at the nice bookshop across from the (great) public library.

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