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—The Green Season    Nov 28 - Dec 10, 2021
Japan's Winter Wildlife    Jan 28 - Feb 12, 2022
Florida Birds    Mar 03 - Mar 31, 2022
Costa Rica Birds    Apr 09 - May 02, 2022
Galápagos Up Close    May 04 - May 14, 2022
Jaguars & Wildlife of Brazil's Pantanal    Jun 16 - Sep 03, 2022
Puffins on the Fly, Iceland    Jun 26 - Jul 11, 2023