I am a photographer, writer, and conservationist based in Warwick, New York.
During a six-year stint living overseas I developed a passion for scuba diving and underwater photography, but from a young age I always had a passion for conservation. While underwater photography began as a personal endeavor it eventually became what I am most well-known for.
However, with the shutdown of the world for two years my focus shifted to local subjects and stories, such as migrating amphibians, rewilding our outdoor spaces, and the magic in our own backyards.
While I still photograph underwater, I now strive to highlight the biodiversity of our planet both above and beneath the waves, whether that is a backlit meadow down the road from me, or a windswept landscape in the Arctic.
My work tends to focus on the beauty, fragility, and interconnectedness of our natural world; and of course, my own fears, curiosities, and hopes for our planet.
My work has been published in magazines such as Audubon, Smithsonian, and Hakai, as well as by The Orvis Company. It has traveled across the world with the Wildlife Photographer of the Year and Elysium exhibitions, and most recently an image I made of a double-crested cormorant hunting for sardines underwater received grand prize at the 2020 Audubon Photography Awards.
In 2021, the Canadian Online Publishing Awards recognized my work on the Sea Lion Search & Rescue story for Hakai Magazine with the Best Photojournalism Award.
I also hold the following certifications/licenses:
Master Scuba Diver, Dry Suit Diver, Nitrox Diver, and FAA Certified Remote Pilot
A few of the folks I've worked with. . .
Sidetracked Magazine ✧ The ORVIS Company ✧ Smithsonian Magazine ✧ Six Senses Resort & Spa ✧ National Audubon Society ✧ Hakai Magazine ✧ One With the Ocean ✧ Dive Photo Guide ✧ Chasing Coral ✧ The Water Collective ✧ Queen's Gardens Resort & Spa ✧ Pelagic Fleet ✧ Arena Liveaboards ✧ ScubaDiver AustralAsia ✧ Matador ✧ Oceanographic Magazine
The Other Art Fair, Brooklyn, New York, NY 06.02 - 06.05.22
The Other Art Fair, Dallas, TX, 05.12.22 - 05.15.22
The Other Art Fair, Los Angeles, CA, 03.31 - 04.03.22
The Norwalk Art Space, Norwalk, CT, 10.28.21-12.09.21
West Elm Pop-Up Shop, Paramus, New Jersey, 09.25.21
Continuum Fine Art + Photography, Greenwood Lake, NY 08.06.21-08.28.21
The Other Art Fair, Brooklyn Edition, Brooklyn, NY 07.22.21-07.25.21
Canadian Online Publishing Awards 2021 — Gold — Best Photo Journalism Award for Sea Lion Search & Rescue published in Hakai Magazine
Audubon Photography Awards 2020 — Grand Prize Winner
Elysium Artists for the Arctic Exhibit August 15 - September 2, 2019 — Featured work in "Elysium Epic Trilogy" group exhibition | Orchard Shaw Cinema | Singapore
Westport Fine Arts Festival, Westport, CT 07.20 -07.21.19
Clovis Point Vineyard, Jamesburg, NY, 05.08 - 06.05.19
The Other Art Fair, Brooklyn Edition, Brooklyn, New York, 05.02.19 - 05.05.19
Siena International Photography Awards 3rd Edition, 2017 — Remarkable Artwork, Fragile Ice category, Siena, Italy
52nd Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 — Finalist in the Impressions Category, London, England
Elysium Artists for the Arctic Exhibit 2017 — Featured work in "Elysium Artists for the Arctic" group exhibition | Ion Art Gallery, Singapore
Elysium Artists for the Arctic — Work featured work in coffee table book
52nd Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 — Awarded image featured in Portfolio 26
COP 21 Paris Summit 2015 — Featured work in a group exhibit at the Climate Change Conference in Paris, France
Credit Suisse April 2017 — Featured work in Earth Day Exhibit, Doing Well, By Doing Good, Wroclaw, Poland
The Beacon Museum, West Strand, Whitehaven, Dibonds, 16.11.16 - 03.01.17
Ipswich Art School Gallery, Ipswich, Dibonds, 12.11.16 - 15.01.17
Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, Queen's Road, Bristol, Dibonds, 12.11.16 - 05.03.17
Nature in Art, Wallsworth Hall, Twigworth, Gloucester, Dibonds, 17.01.17 - 12.03.17
Guernsey Museums and Art Galleries, St Peter Port, Guernsey, Dibonds, 27.01.17 - 12.03.17
Beverley Museum, Beverley, Dibonds,11.02.17 - 22.04.17
Southampton City Council, Civic Centre, Southampton, Light panel, 01.07.17 - 24.09.17
Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton, Light panels (selection), 22.07.17 - 01.10.17
Old Big School Gallery, Tonbridge School, Tonbridge, Dibonds, 23.09.17 - 05.11.17
Festival Montier en Der, Montier-en-Der, France, Light Panels, 17.11.16 - 20.11.16
Coam Lasede, Madrid, Spain, Dibonds, 10.11.16 - 08.01.17
Museum de Bourges, Bourges, France, Dibonds, 10.12.16 – 05.03.17
Westfalishes Pherdemuseum im Allwetterzoo, Munster, Germany, Dibonds, 25.11.16 - 01.05.17
Museum Mensch und Nature, Munich, Germany, Dibonds,15.12.16 - 28.05.17
Hadeland Glasswerk, Jevnaker, Norway, Dibonds, 06.05.17 - 20.08.17
Various venues, Italy, Prints, 01.01.17 - 31.12.17
Poland Tour, 01.01.17 – 15.10.17
Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, Netherlands, Duratrans 17.06.17 – 17.09.17
Museum de Rouen, France, Dibonds, 01.07.17 - 18.09.17
Scheune Bollewick, Roebel, Germany, Dibonds, 15.07.17 - 03.09.17
Naturkundemuseum Reutlingen, Reutlingen, Germany, Dibonds, 16.11.17 - 28.01.18
Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Light Panels, 12.11.16 - 19.03.17
Detroit Zoological Society, Detroit, USA, Light Panels, 18.11.16 - 07.05.17
Houston Museum of Natural Science, Houston, Texas USA, Light Panels, 27.01.17 - 04.06.17
National Wool Museum, Geelong, Australia, Dibonds, 14.01.17 - 14.05.17
Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney, Australia, Dibonds, 31.05.17 – 09.10.17
Auckland War Memorial Museum, Auckland, New Zealand, Light Panels, 06.07.17 - 04.12.17
Macao Science Centre, Avendia Dr. Sun Yat-Sen, Macao, Light Panels, 21.11.16 - 21.02.17
Wild China, Gibbon House, Beijing Zoo, China, Custom Prints, 01.05.17 - 31.12.17
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