- Publication Date: May 10, 2016
- Imprint: Abrams Books
- Trim Size: 13 x 10
- ISBN: 9781419720895
- Page Count: 144
- Illustrations: 125 color photographs
- Rights: World/All
New York Times Bestseller
“Gray Malin is renowned for his dreamy photographs from around the world, which would inspire wanderlust in even the deep-rooted homebody.” —Fortune
Gray Malin is the artist of the moment for the Hollywood and fashion elite. His awe-inspiring aerial photographs of beaches around the world are shot from doorless helicopters, creating playful and stunning celebrations of light, shape, and perspective, as well as summer bliss.
Combining the spirit of travel, adventure, luxury, and artistry, Malin built his eponymous lifestyle brand from a deep passion for photography and interior design. His work forges the synergy between wanderlust and adventure, creating the ultimate visual escape.
Beaches features more than twenty cities across six continents:
- Australia: Sydney
- North America: Santa Monica, Miami, San Francisco, Kaua’i, Chicago, the Hamptons, and Cancun
- South America: Rio de Janeiro
- Europe: Capri, Rimini, Forte dei Marmi, Viareggio, Amalfi Coast, Barcelona, Lisbon and Saint-Tropez
- Africa: Cape Town
- Asia: Dubai
Gray’s popularity ranges from the world’s most glorious beaches to his insanely popular Instagram feed. He says of his work, “Every photograph I started to take went from photography to fine-art photography to photographs that are meant to look great inside your home. It was like social media before social media.”
If you summer on the beach, travel to destinations far and wide, or just spend your time at home or the office dreaming of rolling waves, endless sand, and beautiful vistas, then you will want to have some of Gray Malin’s work nearby at all times—and this oversized, overfilled collection is perfect for your coffee table, and the perfect gift book for anyone you know who lives and loves surfside.
About the author
Gray Malin is a photographer best known for his aerial beach photography, which he has transformed into a lighthearted, conversation-igniting, joyful brand. His work’s sense of adventure and escapism has turned him into a household name. Malin is based in Los Angeles.