Tour Leader: Jack Dykinga

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Jack Dykinga blends fine art photography with documentary photojournalism.  One of America’s premier landscape photographers, Jack is a regular contributor to Arizona Highways and National Geographic magazines.  A long-time advocate for wilderness, his numerous large format books include The Sonoran Desert, The Secret Forest, Frog Mountain Blues, Stone Canyons of the Colorado Plateau, The Sierra Pinacate and Desert: The Mojave and Death Valley.  He is the author of Large Format Nature Photography—a “how-to” guide to color landscape photography.  Jack Dykinga’s Arizona, released in 2004, is a compellation of Jack’s best Arizona images shot on film and Images: Jack Dykinga’s Grand Canyon was published by Arizona Highways in 2008.  Both reflect Jack’s love for Arizona.  A Photographer’s Life: A Journey from Pulitzer Prize-winning Photojournalist to Celebrated Nature Photographer will be released in 2017.  Jack has been named the recipient of NANPA’s 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award.  He and his wife Margaret live in Tucson, Arizona. You can see some of Jack's work on his website