Remembering Rhinos by Wildlife Photographers United
If you only buy one photographic book this year, it should be this one! The world’s population of rhinos is in steep decline, and some species such as the northern white rhino are on the brink of extinction, suffering at the hands on poaching. Currently, there are just three on the planet. Three! Last seen in the wild in 2007, the last remaining male, aged 44, is nearing the end of his natural lifespan.
Remembering Rhinos, by Wildlife Photographers United, is a follow up to the highly acclaimed Remembering Elephants. This beautiful book contains images shot and donated by some of the world’s best wildlife photographers. All profits will go to rhino protection projects, and to help fight poaching, all done via the charity organisation, The Born Free Foundation. A hugely successful Kickstarter campaign in early 2017 pre-funded production, raising £103,447. The initial goal was £20,000.
The project has It has gained widespread support from a host of celebrities including Russell Crowe, Chris Martin, Joanna Lumley, Michelle Pfeiffer, Amanda Holden, Emilia Fox, Caity Lotz, and Katherine Jenkins, who posed with their copy of the book as part of a social media campaign on World Rhino Day.
Find out more about Remembering Rhinos at: www.rememberingwildlife.com/remembering-rhinos
Theo Allofs, Andrew Aveley, Daryl Balfour, Stephen Belcher, Will Burrard-Lucas, Marina Cano, Ayesha Cantor, Mark Carwadine, David Cayless, Vladimír Čech Jr., Peter Chadwick, Marius Coetzee, Shem Compion, Alain Compost, Keith Connelly, Rob Cottle, Ross Couper, Willem Dekker, Peter Delaney, Michel Denis-Huot, Anja Denker, Mark Dumbleton, Morkel Erasmus, Denise Eriksson, Paul Goldstein, Chris Grech, Neil Aldridge, Jan van der Greef, Todd Gustafson, Hilary Hann, Roger Hooper, Britta Jaschinski, Brendon Jennings, Frans Lanting, David Lloyd, George Logan, Piper Mackay, Thomas Mangelsen, Johan Marais, Mike Muizebelt, Elliot Neep, Heinrich Neumeyer, Nick Newman, Hilary O'Leary, Marsel Van Oosten, Pete Oxford, Richard Peters, Michael Poliza, Isak Pretorius, Margot Raggett, Gurcharan Roopra, Angie Scott, William Steel, Jonas Stenqvist, James Suter, Greg du Toit, Marlon du Toit, Steve & Ann Toon, Hendri Ventner, Federico Veronesi, Tom Way, James Warwick, Shannon Wild, Steve Winter, Art Wolfe.