Derek received his first camera (Kodak Instamatic) from his Grandmother at age 10, sparking a lifelong passion for capturing the world. Over the last 15 years, he has traveled the world, capturing amazing landscapes and vistas.

Living near Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks allows Derek to capture the vast and ever-changing landscape of the northwestern United States. His true passion is to capture this dynamic environment and make its beauty available to as many people as possible.