An overview of Jimmy Shen’s new book, Ginkgo: The Living Fossil:

Charles Robert Darwin once said Ginkgo is the living fossil. But many believe that wild Ginkgos are extinct. However, as a native of the TianMu Mountains, east China, I have been photographing wild Ginkgos for 3 decades(!).

Jimmy Shen’s book will be available in October. Those interested can order now and get more than half off the price. Go to

View the first 100+ pages at