Yosemite resident and author of “The Photographer’s Guide to Yosemite”
Michael Frye is a professional photographer specializing in landscapes and nature. His photographs and articles about art and technique of photography have appeared in publications around the world, including National Wildlife, Outdoor Photographer, American Photo, Sunset, and Texas Highways. Michael is the author and/or principal photographer of five books and three ebooks, including Digital Landscape Photography: In the Footsteps of Ansel Adams and the Great Masters, The Photographer’s Guide to Yosemite, and Landscapes in Lightroom: The Essential Step-by-Step Guide. Michael has lived in and near Yosemite National Park for over 30 years, currently living just outside the park in Mariposa, California, with his wife Claudia Welsh.
Michael loves to share his knowledge of photography through his blog, books, and workshops. He’s taught over 200 workshops focused on landscape photography, wildlife photography, night photography, digital image processing, and printing.