Photographing Birds in Greece
Noisi Editions, Athens 2007.
The photographs of this album are the result of the
photographer’s many years of wanderings in all the wetlands of Greece, like
Kerkini, Nestos, Evros, Prespes, Amvrakikos and Kalloni in Lesvos island.
The theme of all this photographs is the same: the
birds the moment they are flying or wooing with each other, the moment they
are floating on the waters of a lake or are ready to fly; a movement that
All photos introduce us in a rare, almost unknown
side of the Greek nature and its beauty. They stimulate the senses, make us
more aware of the dangers that threaten the environment and finally make us
realize the need of protecting nature.
Apart from 268 photos, the album includes an essay on the moral and aesthetic issues that concern the relation between the man and the birds, written by the photographer. At the end of the photographic album there are two indexes as well: the first index includes, in the Greek, English and Latin languages, the names of the birds that appear in the photos and the other index refers to the names of the places and wetlands where the photos were captured.
Noisi Editions, 91 Zoodochou Pigis Str., 114 73 Athens,
Greece, tel. + 30 (210) 6429961