Tour Leader: Mark Thomas

Mark Thomas left the pharmacy profession more than 20 years ago to pursue his passion for wildlife photography. Since then, he has photographed on every continent. Images from these trips have appeared in numerous publications including Audubon, Sierra, National Geographic, National Wildlife and Nature's Best. Mark's images have won many awards, including 1st Place in the National Wildlife Photo Contest, 1st Place in the Outdoor Writers of America Contest, and his recent work with hummingbirds in South America yielded a 1st Place "Small World" category win in the Nature's Best Photography prestigious competition. His winning print will hang in the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History through 2015. Mark is also an accomplished underwater photographer, is well-versed in Photoshop, and processes and prints all of his own work for art show exhibitions across the country. His images hang in many private collections. Mark lives in Pembroke Pines, Florida.

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Mark's Scheduled Tours

Costa Rica Birds    Mar 25 - Apr 18, 2019
Jaguars & Wildlife of Brazil's Pantanal    Jul 13 - Sep 16, 2019
Epic South Georgia     Oct 08 - Nov 02, 2019
Hummingbirds of Ecuador's Andean Cloud Forest    Dec 01 - Dec 10, 2019
Costa Rica Birds    Mar 25 - Apr 06, 2020
Jaguars & Wildlife of Brazil's Pantanal    Jul 26 - Aug 21, 2020