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Keith Bauer


About The Artist

Keith is a New Mexico based nature photographer and photographic
instructor. His extensive background in photography
started with traditional black & white darkroom work, continued
through college in a professional studio specializing in portraits,
weddings and commercial photography and has continued with
has passion for nature photography and education.

With an academic background in computer science, the marriage
of computing and digital photography came easily. Keith took advantage
of this to become a digital post processing specialist and
instructor. His special areas of interest in photography are wildlife
and nature photography, creating images of simple, yet compelling

He is an active member of the the North American Nature Photographers
Association, and a staff member with Nature Photographers
Network in the role of moderator in the Avian image critique

Notable awards include being published in the NANPA Showcase
Expressions book the past 7 years, recipient of Avian image of the
year in the International Nature Photographers Network competition,
first place in the Best of Visual Wilderness contest, and winner
of the Professional Photographers of New Mexico selection
for the Best of Show in the Annual New Mexico Photographic Art

When not photographing, Keith is the manager of a software engineering
group at a national laboratory in New Mexico.