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

Acadia National Park and Coastal Maine in Autumn    Oct 11 - Oct 17, 2023
Hummingbirds of Ecuador's Andean Cloud Forest    Oct 31 - Nov 09, 2023
Costa Rica Birds—The Green Season    Nov 25 - Dec 07, 2023
Japan's Winter Wildlife    Jan 26 - Feb 10, 2024
Florida Birds    Mar 07 - Mar 21, 2024
Costa Rica Birds & Wildlife    Apr 09 - Apr 21, 2024
Jaguars & Wildlife of Brazil's Pantanal    Jul 13 - Aug 21, 2024
Hummingbirds of Ecuador's Andean Cloud Forest    Oct 23 - Nov 02, 2024
Costa Rica Birds—The Green Season    Nov 25 - Dec 07, 2024