Journey Instagrammer of the Week: Thomas D. Mangelsen

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I just lately realized about famend American nature and wildlife photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen watching his interview with Anderson Cooper on 60 Minutes.

As I discovered, he’s an unbelievable Instagrammer second and a legendary photographer and conservationist first. Right here’s an excerpt from his bio on his web site: “Thomas D. Mangelsen has traveled all through the pure world for over 40 years observing and photographing the Earth’s final nice wild locations. A Nebraska native, Mangelsen’s love of nature, his life open air and enterprise success have been closely influenced by his father. An avid sportsman, Harold Mangelsen took his sons to favourite blinds alongside the Platte River in Nebraska to watch the nice flocks of geese, geese and cranes that migrate by means of the valley. From these adventures, Mangelsen realized necessary classes for photographing within the area, most notably endurance and understanding animal conduct.”

Tom has gained quite a few awards and has been named one of many “40 Most Influential Nature Photographers” by Outside Pictures. He was additionally “named the 2011 Conservation Photographer of the Yr by Nature’s Finest Pictures, inserting his work within the everlasting assortment on the Smithsonian’s Nationwide Museum of Pure Historical past in Washington, D.C.” His credentials shine by means of on Instagram, so make sure that to take a look at his feed—particularly when you’re into wildlife.

To see his work in print, take a look at this week’s Journey Books of the Week.

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