George Lepp: Extreme Capture Techniques in Nature Photography
One of North America s best-known contemporary outdoor and nature photographers and a leader in the field of digital imaging, Lepp is the author of many books and the field editor of Outdoor Photographer magazine, where his Tech Tips column is widely read. His work is extensively published and exhibited, and his stock photography is represented by Getty Images, Corbis, and Photo Researchers. Lepp is one of the first members of Canon USA s Explorers of Light and Printmasters programs, which features the industry s most influential photographers. He has presented hundreds of lectures and led workshops all over the world, and often serves as a judge of international photography competitions. Lepp is a founder and fellow of the North American Nature Photographers Association (NANPA) and has won many awards for his work, includ ing the Photographic Society of America s prestigious Progress Award. First trained in wildlife and wildlands management, Lepp later earned a BA and an honorary Master of Science degree from Brooks Institute of Photography.