The Oceans: The Maritime Photography of Chris Burkard by gestalten

The most famous outdoor photographer captures and celebrates the oceans in all their beauty and majesty. Available on September 5

The oceans are the lifeblood of our planet, a source of wonder, beauty, and inspiration. In this breathtaking photo book, Chris Burkard, world-renowned outdoor photographer and explorer, takes us on a journey across the seven seas.

From the rugged shores of the North Atlantic to the tranquil waters of the tropics, Burkard’s lens captures the stunning diversity and ever-changing beauty of the world’s oceans. With each turn of the page, readers are transported to a different corner of the globe, immersing themselves in natural splendor.

But The Oceans is more than just a collection of stunning photographs. It’s a call to action, a reminder of the urgent need to protect and preserve our fragile blue planet. Through his art, Burkard encourages us to see the oceans not just as a resource to be exploited, but as a source of wonder and inspiration that deserves our respect and stewardship. Dive into The Oceans and experience the awe-inspiring beauty of the world’s deep blue waters.



Editors: gestalten & Chris Burkard Release

date: September 2023

Format: 24,5 × 33 cm

Features: Full color, linen hardcover, stitch bound, 320 pages

ISBN: 978-3-96704-126-2

Chris Burkard is an adventurer, photographer, author, and creative director based in California, best known for inspiring photographs of natural landscapes in far-flung regions of the globe that he makes accessible to millions of people on social media.