Art Wolfe

Art Wolfe

American photographer, author and conservationist, best known for color images of wildlife, landscapes and native cultures. His photographs document scenes from every continent and hundreds of locations, and have been noted by environmental advocacy groups for their "stunning" visual impact.

Articles by Art Wolfe


Night Fisherman

People may imagine great photographs are composed in a flash of inspiration, arriving in the world fully formed. While that can happen, most of the


Seeing Like a Painter

The silhouetted and blurred wildebeest in South Africa are defined by the negative spaceWhen we confront a landscape, we are surrounded by a chaos of


Abstract Vacation

My Abstract Vacation to OregonfromArt WolfeonVimeo. I took off on a short trip through Oregon with friends. I just love the Eastern parts of Washington


Constructing the Composition: Angkor Wat

Cambodia – 7Every successful image is comprised of several key elements that define its character: exposure, the balance and movement of the composition, the interplay


Beyond the Obvious – Discovering Unintended Art

April 8, 2011Never discount the ability to create effective photographs during a rainy overcast day. On my last day in Yang Shao, China we were