NANPA is North America’s premiere nature photography organization.

NANPA promotes the art and science of nature photography as a medium of communication, nature appreciation, and environmental protection.

NANPA provides information, education, inspiration and opportunity for all persons interested in nature photography.

NANPA fosters excellence and ethical conduct in all aspects of our endeavors and especially encourages responsible photography in the wild.

Daniel was awarded NANPA’s 2013 Outstanding Nature Photographer of the YearThis award goes to an individual who has demonstrated unquestioned skill and excellence as a nature photographer through his/her past work and who has produced extraordinary recent work of significance to the industry. Judging favors recent breakthroughs in the photographer’s work and achievements. The recipient must exemplify the principles which NANPA promotes.