Magnificent South Africa is a photographic illustration of one of the world’s most beautiful and varied regions. The diversity of South Africa’s places and people are here revealed in more than 160 large format, full colour photographs and concise accompanying text.
Has anybody seen the Earth depicted so harmoniously, so poetically?
At first glance, Klaus D Francke’s aerial photographs are so perfect as to appear painted, regardless of whether they depict the unique beauty of planet Earth or the traces left on it by man, which can range from carefully delicate markings to signs of downright brutality.
Many a spectator is overwhelmed by the sight of these images. The ...