About the Ebook
The author's varied activities and extensive travels have provided opportunities for a large collection of photographs spanning a period of over fifty years. This book represents an expanded selection of his more interesting work. He provides guidance on what makes an outstanding photograph and describes the various techniques used to make his creative images.
Features & Details
- Category Fine Art Photography
- Version Fixed-layout ebook, 412 pgs
- Publish Date Jul 19, 2012
- Last Edit Jun 16, 2015
- Language English
- Tags Flowers, Action, Animals, Close-ups, Glamour, England, Aircraft, People, Places, Kashmir, Collection, Photography, Murphy, World, Travel, Creative, Photography, Early, Photographs, Fine, Arts
A native of England, during World War II he experienced bombing attacks in his hometown and witnessed an aerial attack that may have inspired his future career. In the 1960s he migrated to the United States as a graduate student at Cornell University, eventually moving to the West Coast where he joined The Boeing Company in Seattle. With a background in design studies of commercial aircraft, he began a 33-year career at Douglas Aircraft in Long Beach leading a design team for passenger aircraft.