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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

Current Status:

Starting off 2015 with the cover of the Arizona State Visitor's Guide, and next the cover feature for EnCompass Magazine called 'China's Grand Canyon'. Also teaching workshops at the Lake Havasu City Balloon Fiesta, Death Valley Nation Park and Havasupai in the Grand Canyon.
- 6 months ago
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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.
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  • JAMES KERRICK added 9 new photos in Grand Canyon Adventurers album
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  • JAMES KERRICK added 7 new photos in Havasupai-A Desert Shangri-La album
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  • JAMES KERRICK added 5 new photos in Treasuring China-EnCompass album
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  • Starting off 2015 with the cover of the Arizona State Visitor's Guide, and next the cover feature for EnCompass Magazine called 'China's Grand Canyon'. Also teaching workshops at the Lake Havasu City Balloon Fiesta, Death Valley Nation Park and Havasupai in the Grand Canyon.
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  • Been quite a half year to date, story shoots in Los Cabos and Utah, workshops in New Zealand, Grand Canyon Rafting, Havasupai, Glacier National Park, and new magazine stories appearing this fall...always more to write and shoot and share!
    profile 356 days ago
  • 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 495 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 653 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 705 days ago

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Grand Canyon From Within_Outdoor Photographer

Havasupai Reborn_Outdoor Photographer

KerrickJames OP Profile July 2015

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