Flowers have been a favorite subject for photographers since the crafts beginnings. With 130 color and 80 black-and-white photographs, this lavish book features the best of the most recent work in this genre. Here are powerful images by both masters and emerging talents in the fields of still life, landscape, and abstraction. Amanda Meanss projections of light onto photographic paper capture the brilliant detail and sensuous beauty of leaves and petals. John Huets colorful compositions radiate poise and grace. Josons digital expertise makes miniature flowers into gorgeous giants. Like Graphiss other photography annuals and monographs, Flora 1 is beautifully designed and impeccably produced.