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Basic Information

Gender
Male
Birthdate
19/09/1957

Contact Information

Land phone
602-276-3111
Address
P.O. Box 30639
City / Town
Mesa
State
AZ
Zip Code
85275
Country
United States
Website
http://www.kerrickjames.com

Education

College / University
Arizona State University
Graduation Year
1982
JAMES KERRICK

KERRICK JAMES

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A few weeks ago I spent a glorious week in Los Cabos researching and shooting for a feature for EnCompass Magazine, to run in the Jan/Feb 2015 issue. And I'll be writing and shooting a feature on China for EnCompass this October. In between I'm teaching photo workshops in New Zealand, the Grand Canyon and Switzerland...
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PUBLISHED IN: Alaska Airlines; Outside; National Geographic Adventure; Sunset; Arizona Highways; Texas Journeys; Voyageur; Las Vegas Life; VIA; San Francisco Magazine; Highroads; Woman's World; AAA Living; Delta SKY; LA Times; Arizona Republic; Virtuoso Life, Family Fun, Men's Journal, Home and Away; Wall Street Journal; Popular Photography.

SPECIALTIES: Active Adventure Travel-Rafting, Kayaking, Climbing, Hiking. People exploring Nature. All aspects of Destination Travel. Deep stock file of the American West, Alaska, Mexico, Pacific Rim. Getty Images. Active adventure text/photo features. Corbis. Current writing markets: Encompass, Highroads, New Mexico Journey, Outdoor Photographer.

BOOKS: Primary photographer for five Compass American Guides (Fodors) to Arizona, New Mexico, American Southwest, Las Vegas, San Francisco. Contributor to Insight Guides to Arizona, Utah, Colorado, San Francisco. Shooting new book in 2008, Ghost Towns of Route 66, and two NGS book covers.

AWARDS: Won Gold Portfolio in June 2012 at SATW Western Chapter Photo Shootout in Cedar City, Utah. Won multiple first place category awards in SATW annual photo contests 2003-2006; also won Silver Portfolio in Shootout Las Vegas-2005; Silver Writing Award for "Thar She Blows!" A story on luxury yacht cruising in Baja for Las Vegas Life Magazine.
  • A few weeks ago I spent a glorious week in Los Cabos researching and shooting for a feature for EnCompass Magazine, to run in the Jan/Feb 2015 issue. And I'll be writing and shooting a feature on China for EnCompass this October. In between I'm teaching photo workshops in New Zealand, the Grand Canyon and Switzerland...
    profile 23 days ago
  • Last month I shot and now am writing a cover feature for EnCompass magazine on Lake Powell. And I have a self-illustrated feature in the November issue of Outdoor Photographer, http://shout.lt/mdqb For Adventure Travel stories and images give me a call!
    profile 181 days ago
  • New projects include an upcoming cover Lake Powell feature shoot and story writing for EnCompass Magazine, to appear spring 2014. Also will have a feature on Havasupai for Outdoor Photographer in November, 2013. And I'm teaching a photo workshop on the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon from Sept, 1-7. Busy days!
    profile 233 days ago
  • Glad to see all the new work showcased by our members. To beat my own drum, I have the cover of the 2013 Sedona Visitor's Guide, and a feature in the May issue of Outdoor Photographer 'Add Scale To Your Grandcapes'
    http://www.outdoorphotographer.com/how-to/shooting/add-scale-to-your-grand-scapes.html
    profile 336 days ago
  • JAMES KERRICK added 6 new photos in 2013 album
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    Kerrick James 2013 Photographs
    photos 365 days ago
  • kerrickj added a new media called Getaway_Whale
    media 365 days ago
  • kerrickj added a new media called Kerrick_James_GrandCanyon
    media 365 days ago
  • kerrickj added a new media called JF12_Disney_KJ
    media 365 days ago
  • kerrickj added a new media called KJ AK Feature
    media 365 days ago
  • JAMES KERRICK added a new video
    Learning PENTAX Lenses: A lens for Every Photographer 06:00
    Learning PENTAX Lenses: A lens for Every Photographer Learn about every kind of camera lens, what they do, and how to pick a lens that is right for your photograhy and vision with professional travel phot ...
     
    Grand Canyon, Arizona View larger map
    videos 365 days ago View location
  • Hello everyone! I'm thrilled to finally have OUR site up and rolling, and will be posting new material whenever I have some to share. I hope you all do the same. Let's get back to traveling!
    profile 365 days ago
  • JAMES KERRICK added a new video
    Rainbow Natural Bridge 02:44
    Rainbow Natural Bridge Historical landmark mapping by Harvey Leake, Great-grand son of South West Explorer and Trader John Wetherill. Follows the old trail to the Natural Ra ...
     
    Rainbow Bridge, Utah View larger map
    videos 489 days ago View location
  • This is a recent shot of kayaking at sunrise near Flagstaff, Arizona, shot for their CVB.
    • This is a recent shot of kayaking at sunrise near Flagstaff, Arizona, shot for their CVB.
    photos 529 days ago
  • Hello from the President, what is on Your Mind?
    profile 539 days ago

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