This stunning paperback showcases the winners and best entries for the International Garden Photographer of the Year competition. In 2013 the competition will exhibit at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew; Sydney Botanical Gardens, Sydney; Fulham Palace and Bankside Gallery, London; New York Botanic Garden and Schlossdennenlohe, Nuremburg, Germany.
Themed on images of a green planet The International Garden Photographer of the Year (www.igpoty.com) is a unique competition that is open to both professional and amateur photographers worldwide showcasing stunning images encompassing landscape, nature and wildlife, still life and portrait photography as it relates to plants and gardening. International Garden Photographer of the Year: Collection 6 features all the winning pictures as well as the best of the rest. International Garden Photographer of the Year: Collection 6 is an inspirational primer for all aspiring plant, natural history and garden photographers.
Philip Smith is a professional photographer and co-founder of International Garden Photographer of the Year. Since its inception in 2008, the project has developed into the world's premier showcase for plant, garden and environmental photography. Philip also runs workshops in garden photography.