Climbing a giant redwood?  Slogging through waist-deep mud?  It’s all in a day’s work for Steven Holt.  Steve specializes in wildlife and environmental issues film and photography.  He has a degree in wildlife conservation and managed the Visual Resources in Ornithology Collection at the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia before beginning his freelance photojournalism career. His focus remains on wildlife, threats to the natural environment and constructive solutions to environmental problems.

His images are used by TV networks, newspapers and magazines, including ABC,  Audubon, BBC, BBC Wildlife, Birder’s World, Defenders, Discover, E, Earthwatch, Environment, International Wildlife, Scientific American, Sierra and The Washington Post.  Steve is also the photographer for five children’s books published by Random House.  Prints of Steve’s work are on display at The Artist Loft Gallery in Coos Bay, Oregon.