THE FILE 60,000+ (35mm & digital).
OVERVIEW Adventure travel and offbeat destinations worldwide: ski resorts, heli-skiing, dogsledding, snowmobiling, kayaking, rafting, hiking, scuba, hot-air ballooning. Ecotourism. Cruising, especially small cruise ships.
SPECIALTIES Photo/text packages. Native people, especially Eskimos, Inuit. Villages and scenics of far north Alaska and Canada. South Pacific.
GEOGRAPHIC AREAS Africa: Egypt (pyramids, Sinai Desert), South Africa (cities, game parks). Antarctic: Glaciers, research stations, scuba diving, wildlife. Asia: China, Irian Jaya, Thailand, Vietnam (strong on people, villages, temples, tourist sites). Canada: Alberta, Arctic (winter and summer, including Baffin Island, Inuit, igloos), British Columbia (especially Vancouver/Vancouver Island), Churchill (winter - Northern Lights, ice; fall - polar bears; summer - belugas, tundra), northern Hudson Bay (hiking, polar bears, tundra), Labrador, Magdalen Island (harp seals). Caribbean, Bahamas. Europe: Finland, Iceland. Middle East: Egypt (especially Sinai), Greek Islands, Israel (especially Dead Sea, Negev), Turkey. Latin America: Argentina, Baja California (Mexico), Chile, Ecuador (including Galápagos). North Pacific: Aleutian Islands, Bering Sea, Kamchatka Peninsula, Kuril Island. South Pacific: Fiji, New Zealand (winter and summer), Tahiti. U.S.: West, including Alaska, Hawaii, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Yellowstone NP (winter and summer).
RECENT COVERAGE Tahiti. Hawaii. Underwater Vancouver Island & Alaska. South Africa (cities & game parks). Antarctica (scuba). Canadian Western Arctic (Mackenzie River & native villages). Baja California. Finland (winter). Iceland. Israel (especially desert, camels). Las Vegas. Grizzlies, puffins, fur seals in Alaska. Grizzlies and sea lions in backwoods British Columbia. Canada's Baffin Island. Fiji. Thailand. Vietnam. Skiing in Alaska, Colorado, Canadian Rockies, Switzerland. Trekking Utah with llamas. Tundra lodges in northern Canada (wildlife, plants, scenics); hiking, climbing Canadian Rockies. West Coast: Vancouver Island storm scenics.
PHOTOGRAPHIC PLANS More SE Asia including Malaysia and possibly Vietnam. Heli-skiing Alaska.
CREDITS Magazines/Newspapers: (Many photo/text packages.) Ambassadair's Journey, Canadian Diver, Hawaii, NW Travel, Sport Diver, UpHere, Westways, various inflights, especially Cathay Pacific, Silk Road, Delta; dozens of newspapers, including Chicago Tribune, Dallas Morning News, Portland Oregonian, Sacramento Bee, Seattle Times, Toronto Star, Calgary Herald. Awards: Eight Lowell Thomas Awards, 28 awards in SATW photo contests, various Northwest Outdoor Writers Assoc. awards (1988-2004), multiple awards in Canada's Northern Lights (1998-2004). Agents: Index Stock Imagery, Picturequest and Getty. Member: North American Snowsport Journalists Assoc., Northwest Outdoor Writers Assoc., SATW, Travel Journalists Guild.
COMMENTS Strong editorial approach. Photo/text packages. Computer manipulation capability. Highly competitive stock and assignment rates. Stocklist on request.