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

Hummingbirds of Ecuador's Andean Cloud Forest    Dec 01 - Dec 10, 2019
Japan's Winter Wildlife    Jan 31 - Feb 15, 2020
Florida Birds    Feb 27 - Mar 19, 2020
Costa Rica Birds    Mar 25 - Apr 18, 2020
Bulgaria    May 23 - Jun 05, 2020
Jaguars & Wildlife of Brazil's Pantanal    Jul 13 - Sep 03, 2020
Hummingbirds of Ecuador's Andean Cloud Forest    Oct 04 - Oct 13, 2020
Costa Rica Birds—The Green Season    Nov 10 - Nov 22, 2020
Costa Rica Birds    Apr 02 - Apr 14, 2021
Jaguars & Wildlife of Brazil's Pantanal    Jul 13 - Aug 07, 2021