Sumary of Dazzling new photobook reveals the beauty and fragility of the world’s jungles:
- Move over Mowgli and Baloo, there’s a new jungle book in town – a brand new edition of the stunning coffee table book Jungle Spirits has just been released.
- com), the 240-page tome has been put together by award-winning photojournalist Christian Ziegler – a former Wildlife Photographer of the Year – and his tropical biologist wife, Daisy Dent.
- It’s an ode to the tropical splendour of our planet’s most diverse ecosystems and features almost 200 photographs of the world’s rainforests and jungles, taken on four different continents by 20 different photographers.
- TeNeues says: ‘Ziegler’s one-of-a-kind images immerse us in pristine landscapes, let us discover fascinating creatures like bonobos, chameleons, and bats, and delight us with rare plants.
- Ziegler and Dent explain that they have created the book as both a celebration of tropical forests and a plea for help.
- Ziegler says: ‘We are losing our tropical forests and the species that live there.