Daniel J. Cox

Daniel Cox poses with his Nikon camera. Bozeman Montana

Daniel J. Cox has been documenting nature for nearly 30 years. He was recently honored as the 2013 Outstanding Nature Photographer of the Year by the North American Nature Photography Association (NANPA). He’s been awarded in competitions worldwide including the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year and Nature’s Best. His work has been featured in several galleries including Nikon House (New York), National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson Hole, Wyoming and the Natural History Museum in London. Dan’s wide range of accomplishments include being a regular contributor to natural history publications worldwide, a field contributor for Outdoor Photographer, a consultant for Hewlett Packard fine art printers, an honorary “Nikon Legend Behind the Lens” and a mentor for American Photo’s Mentor Series photography workshops. His most personally satisfying accomplishments include two cover stories for National Geographic Magazine and his current volunteer work as Director of the Arctic Documentary Project for Polar Bears International. He is the sole photographer of 20 books including his most recent children’s title Portia Polar Bear’s Birthday Wish.

Dan shooting his Nikon 200-400mm from the ship in Svalbard, Norway. Dan with his photograph of the arms of a Masai from Kenya hanging in the Nikon booth at PhotoPlus Expo in New York. Dan working the remote camera on Buggy One for Polar Bears International. Hudson Bay, Manitoba. Dan and Tanya with a group of Explorer's at a lodge on the Osa Peninsula, Costa ricaDaniel in front of his exhibit of the Arctic Documentary Project at PhotoPlus Expo in New York. Daniel Cox in the warm evening light near the shores of Hudson Bay, Churchill, Manitoba.

Recent blog posts by Daniel J. Cox

  • A page of some of Kevin's beautiful photography from the Outdoor Photographer guide to Mylio. Click on this link to get your copy.
    Mylio Memory Evangelist Kevin Gilbert on TheGrid

    Mylio Memory Evangelist Kevin Gilbert on TheGrid. A few weeks ago I heard from a friend of mine, Kevin Gilbert, about a new project he’s working on called Mylio. What is Mylio and why should you care? Mylio stands for My Life Organized and it’s a new photography program to…

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    Great News, New Lenses for Micro Four Thirds Cameras

    Great News, New Lenses for Micro Four Thirds Cameras. Woke this morning to news from our friends at 43 Rumors about a new KiskStarter Project that plans to build five lenses, specifically for the Micro Four Thirds (MFT) line of cameras. The new company is called Veydra and they’re looking to raise…

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  • Spinning sales signs. Patagonia Outlet Store, Dillon, Mt.
    Patagonia’s Big Fall Super Sale With The Lumix LX100

    Patagonia’s Big Fall Super Sale With The Lumix LX100. One of the fun things we do for some of our Invitational Photo Tours is buy our Explorer’s outer gear they might not otherwise have or know they should get. One of our favorite outdoor retailers, for all around high quality outdoor…

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  • A photo of the new JVC 4K video camera that takes Micro Four Thirds lenses. Thanks to 43 Rumors for this info.
    JVC Joins MFT Camp with the Release of their new 4K Video Camera

    JVC Joins MFT Camp with the Release of their new 4K Video Camera. Though it’s a traditional video styled camera, it does take the growing line of Micro Four Thirds (MFT) lenses. That’s good news for all MFT users. The more companies that join the party the better. Thanks to…

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