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Strong images hit us right between the eyes and can influence our feelings.
In a world dominated by visual media, creative imagery is a powerful tool that can create a wider understanding revealing a more open, respectful mind towards nature and environmental issues.
Quality books on nature photography are definitely a strong medium to increase one’s appreciation for this vulnerable environment.
As an author and photographer, Wouter has published several books on nature and wildlife photography.



The Image of Nature

This book will accompany you through the most beautiful natural spots in Europe. It challenges to look further, appeals astonishment and invites to get out into nature. A quality photo book with a varying portfolio of nature images that affects each nature lover and excites every nature photographer.
Let each picture be a call to protect our valuable environment!
Pages: 176
Format: 30 x 26 cm
Appearance: 2011
Publishing house: Lannoo Publishing House
Partners: Lannoo, Natuurpunt

Natuur vanuit de hemel

The most stunning natural areas of Flanders like you’ve never seen them before: from the air at sunrise or lit up by the golden evening light. Driven by that one idea, nature photographer Wouter Pattyn floated over several nature reserves to land with this amazing book.
Fly with Wouter along curling rivers, colorful valleys and vaste wetlands and let yourself immerse into a world of never seen structures, fluent lines and unexpected patterns.
Pages: 320
Format: 29 x 37 cm
Appearance: 2014
Publishing house: Lannoo Publishing House
Partners: Lannoo, Natuurpunt, Agentschap Natuur en Bos, Vlaamse Landmaatschappij, Cera

Adembenemend België, verrassende natuur

In the book Adembenemend België, Verrassende natuur, nature photographer Wouter Pattyn shows the most spectacular nature reserves in Belgium and planned an exciting walk for each area complemented with useful information of that specific region.
A handy nature guide that shows you the way through the most stunning reserves in Belgium. A gizmo for each nature lover!
Pages: 208
Format: 18 x 21 cm
Appearance: 2014
Publishing house: Lannoo Publishing House
Partners: Lannoo, Cera

De natuur in

Ontdek en beleef de prachtige natuur van de Lage Landen op het ritme van de seizoenen, boordevol boeiende weetjes over dieren, planten en landschappen. Met 123 originele tips om zelf op verkenning te gaan, voor iedereen die wel eens een stapje naast het asfalt durft te zetten, van bushcrafters en bosbaders tot gezinnen met kinderen en professionele vogelaars.
Joeri Cortens neemt je mee op een avontuurlijke tocht door de natuur van de Lage Landen. Elke maand ontdek je een nieuwe biotoop, van de Waddeneilanden tot de Ardennen. Verhalen over intrigerende planten en dieren worden afgewisseld met originele tips om zelf de natuur in te trekken en voluit te genieten van het spannende buitenleven.
Only in Dutch  |  Author Joeri Cortens  |  Images by Wouter Pattyn
Pages: 239
Format: 20 x 25 cm
Appearance: 2020
Publishing house: Lannoo Publishing House
Partners: Lannoo, Natuurpunt

Wild places of Europe

Are you also fascinated by the nature and wildlife of Europe?
Then check out this incomparable book.
Nature photographer Wouter Pattyn takes you to a selection of mind-blowing nature reserves across Europe. A book to roam and dream with, relaxing in a comfortable chair with photos that will make you want to get up and visit these sites yourself. Travel through dizzying landscapes, discover lots of photogenic sites or simply immerse yourself in the fascinating nature that Europe offers.
A book full of surprising nature pictures, a source of inspiration for the adventurous traveller!
In English & Dutch 
Pages: 256
Format: 27 x 21 cm
Appearance: 2022
Publishing house: Lannoo Publishing House
Partners: Lannoo