Photographic Visions: Inspiring Images and How They Were Made is a treasure trove of world-class photography that will motivate photographers of all levels. To create this volume, the curators of the online gallery 1x.com selected 95 stunning images from the thousands of amazing images found on their website. The images in the book are by previously unkwn photographers from across the globe. Each image is accompanied by extensive information about the photographer, the vision and story behind the image, and details about the techniques and tools used to capture it. This is the second volume of the highly successful 1x.com series.
1x is an online photo gallery and social network. Every photo displayed on the site has been hand picked by a professional curator, which has resulted in a gallery of world-class photography. Many of the exceptional photos published on 1x can be bought as premium fine art prints. Photographers published on 1x benefit from wide exposure with thousands of views on every photo. The network provides a unique critique forum with specially assigned senior critics who give expert feedback on photographer's work. Users can also discuss photography with one another. It is a truly vibrant international community with more than 180 nationalities represented.