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Nocturne

Creatures of the Night

Traer Scott


Available for the Kindle at amazon.com.

     7 × 8.5 in (17.8 × 21.6 cm)
Flexibind
128 pages
85 color illustrations
Imprint: PAPress
Publication date: 9/2/2014
Rights: World
ISBN: 9781616892883


Whether cuddly, fierce, mysterious, or some ineffable combination of all three, nocturnal animals never fail to fascinate. In Nocturne, celebrated animal photographer Traer Scott brings us face-to-face with the planet s most captivating nocturnal creatures. Bats, hyenas, barn owls, kangaroo rats, giant moths, Indian flying foxes, several species of snakes, and a Madagascar hissing cockroach are all dramatically lit against black backgrounds, creating ultravivid animal portraits that pop off the page. Scott presents eighty-five full-color photographs of forty different species from every corner of the world, accompanied by informative descriptions of each animal s habits and habitats. The first photography book to focus solely on night dwellers, Nocturne is a family album like no other.
  • Packaged in a gift format that will appeal equally to children and adults
  • An introduction provides personal insight into how Traer Scott captures her astonishing images
  • There are approximately 350 zoos in the US alone, many of which have special wings devoted to nocturnal animals
  • A resources appendix directs readers to additional information on featured animals and how to get involved in conservation efforts on their behalf


Traer Scott is an award-winning fine art and commercial photographer and the bestselling author of numerous books

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