Scott Bourne, ASINWP, uses his music, still photography and lately film/video to tell stories about wild places and creatures.
Scott is semi-retired but his love of birds and wildlife will continue even if his professional assignment work will not.
Scott was one of the first photographers ever to receive the designation Apple Certified Professional Trainer (T3) for Apple’s Aperture. He also previously held the designation Certified Adobe Photoshop Instructor and Professional Photographers of America’s Certified Professional Photographer designation.
Scott was awarded the designation Signed Master with the Studio Of Masters in China and recently, having satisfied the qualifying requirement prescribed by the The Society of International Nature and Wildlife Photographers board of examiners, was awarded Associateship in Photography (ASINWP.)
Scott founded one of the first dedicated, online photography sites - Photofocus.com, co-founded the first photography related podcast, This Week In Photography (TWIP), co-founded Photography Podcast Network (PPN) and is the founder, host and publisher of the PictureMethods podcast and blog.
Scott authored or co-authored the following books:
Photographing Birds at Bosque del Apache
Going Pro: How to Make the Leap from Aspiring to Professional Photographer
88 Secrets to Photoshop for Photographers
88 Secrets to Wildlife Photography
88 Secrets to Selling & Publishing Your Photography
72 Essays On Photography
Secrets of HDR
The Basic Beginner’s Guide to Photography Light & Exposure