This is just a quick post to say that I am honoured to see Summits & Starlight: The Canadian Rockies (Rocky Mountain Books) listed amongst the category finalists for “Mountain Image” in the 2014 Banff Mountain Book Competition! Below I have listed all the nominees.
The category award winners, as well as the Grand Prize, will be announced at The Banff Mountain Film & Book Festival during the book awards ceremony on Thursday, November 6th.
Climbing Fitz Roy 1968: Reflections on the Lost Photos of the Third Ascent
Yvon Chouinard, Chris Jones, Dick Dorworth, Lito Tejada-Flores, Doug Tompkins, Patagonia Books (USA, 2013)
Crown of the Continent: The Wildest Rockies
Steven Gnam, Douglas Chadwick, Braided River/The Mountaineers Books (USA, 2014)
Summits and Starlight: The Canadian Rockies
Paul Zizka, Rocky Mountain Books (Canada, 2013)
Vulkane: Expeditionen zu den gefährlichsten Kratern der Welt
Carsten Peter, National Geographic /NG Malik Buchgesellschaft (Germany, 2013)
For more information about this year’s festival check out the Banff Mountain Film & Book Festival website.