Rob Sheppard is an author, nature photographer and teacher 

who says his favorite location is the one he is in at any time.

He is the author/photographer of over 40 books, as well as a well-known speaker and workshop leader, an accomplished on-line and video photography instructor, and a Fellow with the North American Nature Photography Association. He was the long-time editor of the prestigious Outdoor Photographer magazine and presently a contributing editor.

As author/photographer, Sheppard has written hundreds of articles about photography and nature, plus books including Landscape Photography: From Snapshot to Great Shot, Magic of Digital Landscape Photography, The Magic of Digital Nature Photography, and the National Geographic Field Guide to Digital Photography.

Download his free e-book, A Nature Photography Manifesto.

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