Bio

Justin Black's photographs have been published widely and featured in numerous exhibitions around the U.S. and abroad, from the UK and Germany to Los Angeles and the United States Capitol. Formerly executive director of the International League of Conservation Photographers (ILCP), Black has contributed photography in support of conservation campaigns to protect threatened landscapes and ecosystems from British Columbia to Brazil, and from California’s Sierra Nevada to the Chesapeake Bay watershed. His company, Visionary Wild, has achieved a reputation for delivering world-class photography travel and education experiences for passionate photographers with leading professional instructors.

Articles by Justin Black

Arctic pack ice captured with a standard focal length lens
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The “Normal” Lens

Monday, November 12, 2018 | Text & Photography By Justin Black
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Understanding The Tripod Ban

Friday, June 29, 2018 | Text & Photography By Justin Black

As our public land managers struggle to balance access and enjoyment with preservation and safety, photographers can play an important role in the good stewardship of our national parks.

Morning light on the Cuernos del Paine over Lago Pehoe, taken with the Fujifilm GFX 50S
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Fujifilm GFX 50S Review

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 | Text & Photography By Justin Black
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Abstract Landscape Photography by Justin Black
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Abstract Landscape Photography Tips

Thursday, March 30, 2017 | Text & Photography By Justin Black

An infinite number of creative abstract landscape photography compositions are out there just waiting to be discovered.

conservation photography Justin Black
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Critical Exposure

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 | Text & Photography By Justin Black
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Create Your Own Luck
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Create Your Own Luck

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 | Text & Photography By Justin Black

One of my most important photographic mentors, Galen Rowell, grew accustomed to being told how lucky he was to capture the stunning natural events that he photographed.

Take Control Of Backlight
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Take Control Of Backlight

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 | Text & Photography By Justin Black
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Seeing Beyond Grandeur
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Seeing Beyond Grandeur

Tuesday, November 6, 2012 | Text & Photography By Justin Black
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Frogs Of The Osa Peninsula
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Frogs Of The Osa Peninsula

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 | Text & Photography By Justin Black
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Photographing With Purpose
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Photographing With Purpose

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 | Text & Photography By Justin Black

What does it mean to be a photographer with purpose?

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