The Best of Australia

Images supplied by Auscape Photo Library

The Best of Australia presents stunning photography of our country’s iconic landscapes and unique wildlife in this large-format and hardback book. Divided into themes such as ‘Ancient stories’, ‘From above’, ‘Heat and dust’, ‘Remarkable rocks’, ‘Shores’ and ‘Under the sea’, the photos will literally take your breath away. The book draws on the Auscape Photo Library’s extensive collection and features works by nature photographers Jean-Paul Ferrero, Jean-Marc La Roque, Jaime Plaza van Roon, Nick Rains, Becca Saunders and Dr Mark Spencer.

Auscape is a photographic library based in Sydney with a collection of over 250,000 images, mostly featuring wildlife and landscapes. The business was founded by French photographer Jean-Paul Ferrero, who moved to Australia in 1982 and established the library in 1985. Since then, Auscape’s collection has grown to include photos by many of the world’s foremost nature photographers.


  • ISBN
  • 9781741174335
  • Dimensions
  • 290mm x 214mm
  • Format
  • hardback
  • Page extent
  • 320 pages
  • Published
  • December 2013

RRP $49.95