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Donald T. Brown


United States
Years Shooting:Edit
26 years


Donald Brown is a fine art underwater photographer based in Olympia, WA.

His photographs have been published in books, calendars, web sites, and magazines, including Natures Best Photography, Audubon, National Geographic Adventure, Blue Planet Quarterly, Sport Diver, Skin Diver, The New York Times, Hana Hou, and others.

Solo Exhibitions:

“In the Realm of the Pacific”, 2002 (underwater images)
“Faces from the Highlands” , 2006 (Papua New Guinea’s Mt. Hagen Tribal Festival)

Awards, Juried Art Exhibitions and Invitational Shows:

2016 International Color Awards (3) Nominations

2016 Anacortes Spring Arts Festival

2016 Evergreen Association of Fine Arts Juried Open Art show

2010 International Conservation Photography Awards, Exhibition at the Burke Museum, Seattle, WA

2009 Artists of Hawaii, Exhibition at Honolulu Academy of Art

2009 "Art of Seeing" juried competition 2 images selected for book publication

2008 International Conservation Photography Awards, 2nd prize Underwater category.
Exhibition at Seattle Museum of History & Industry

2007 National Wildlife Photography awards, 1st Prize, “Connecting People with Nature”, Pro category.

2007 Environmental Photography Awards, selected exhibitor at the Art Wolfe Gallery, Seattle, WA.

2006 Nature's Best Photography Competition, the largest & most prestigious of its kind.
First prize in the “Creative Digital” category, exhibition at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, Washington DC.

2006 Nature's Best Photography Competition , Highly Honored, “Oceans” category.

2004 Hawaii Photo Expo, Winner of the Masters Division and Peoples Choice Award for the same year.

2001 Arts Pacific Alliance Competition & Invitational, selected exhibitor for the Big Island and the traveling show to the
Honolulu Academy of Arts.

Check him out at: www.donbrownphoto.com

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