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Featuring the latest work produced by Adventure Travel Lifestyle photogrpaher Michael DeYoung

Alaska Winter Lifestyle Photo Shoot

Alaska Winter Lifestyle Photo Shoot

We just produced and completed one of the biggest stock projects in a long time. Truthfully, the pressure of stock productions can be greater than some of the commercial assignments we've done primarily because we are financing EVERYTHING. Spending thousands on a...

A Fitness Shoot I Just Had To Take It Outside

A Fitness Shoot I Just Had To Take It Outside

I don't do much indoor work.  But I do like to shake it up once in a while, come out of my comfort zone, and photograph something different.   As with any shoot I do, I like to use people who are the "real deal."  So I asked our awesome senior fitness trainer,...

Sunrise Photography in the Zion Backcountry

Sunrise Photography in the Zion Backcountry

The first week of November is usually my favorite week to be in Zion Canyon in Zion National Park for the peak of fall colors.  There are many other photographers who like this week as well.  I saw more tripods in Zion last week than ever before!  Trouble is, few (to...

New Work – On Assignment In Talkeetna, Alaska

New Work – On Assignment In Talkeetna, Alaska

TALKEETNA, ALASKA  was one of three places I was sent to on assignment to promote Alaska as a vacation destination.   Talkeetna, with a laid back funky vibe seemingly lost in time, has an eclectic mix of free spirits, rugged individualists, hard-core climbers and...

New Work:  Hiking in the Dolomites of Italy

New Work: Hiking in the Dolomites of Italy

This is brand new personal work from our 11-day hike in the Dolomites of Italy. This trip was the closest I’ve ever come to having a real vacation since becoming a full time pro in 1992. Taking a break from the weight and effort of backpacking, we hiked from inn to...

Assignment Shoot Marathon

Assignment Shoot Marathon

Three days after arriving in Alaska a shoot we’d been planning for weeks luckily fell into place.  Talent, available boat, and weather all aligned in our favor.  Operating on the typical Alaska summer sleep deprivation, we shot 3,600 frames in 30 hours at 3 locations...

Simplifying Life and Photography While Backpacking

Simplifying Life and Photography While Backpacking

For a photographer who’s invested in an entire system whether you are a hobbyist, part time or full time pro it becomes difficult not to have your system with you whenever you shooting.  Every so often, maybe even on a regular basis, it is good to simplify and go with...

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