Polar: A Photicular Book by Dan KainenPolar: A Photicular Book by Dan Kainen

Polar: A Photicular Book

byDan Kainen, Carol Kaufmann

Hardcover | October 6, 2015

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Take a stunning journey to the ends of the earth through the colorful, fluid motion of Photicular® technology. A phenomenon first seen in the bestsellers Safari and Ocean, Photicular technology uses sliding lenses and video imagery to display realistic living motion in the pages of a book. It’s like a movie in your hand.

Penguins waddle in their irresistibly happy way. A walrus lumbers across the snowy landscape. There’s a polar bear with her lively cubs. A beluga whale, breaching. A team of sled dogs sprinting directly at the viewer. And the miracle of the Northern Lights, shimmering like a silk rainbow through the star-filled night.

National Geographic writer Carol Kaufmann brings the reader along on a voyage to the North and South Poles, and writes a lively and informative essay for each image, including vital statistics for each animal, such as their size, range, habitat, and more.

Dan Kainen is an artist, designer, and inventor, living in New York City. He is the creator of best-selling Photicular books, Safari, Ocean, and Polar (Oct. 2015). His website is DanKainen.com.While working with some of the pioneers of holography, Dan created a special spot-light which was used by Soho’s Museum of Holography to light h...
Title:Polar: A Photicular BookFormat:HardcoverDimensions:24 pages, 8 × 8 × 2 inPublished:October 6, 2015Publisher:Workman Publishing CoLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0761185690

ISBN - 13:9780761185697


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful Book! This series is really amazing, the animals come to life and just jump off the page. Highly recommend these books for the animal lover.
Date published: 2017-07-16