This book could have only come from the mind of Trey Ratcliff. He has the unique perspective of someone who is not a full-time professional shooter yet can produce more finished art shot in exotic locations than any pro I can think of. I’ve been following his adventures through the daily posts on his Web site. I’m simply amazed that he can handle working at a “real job” while producing a constant stream of top-notch images.

His passion for photography comes through in this book, where he guides you through each shot, giving you a sense for what he was thinking when shooting and just enough technical details to give you a sense for what was needed to make the image successful. Along with that comes a healthy dose ...

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