David Halpern is a photographer, author, eleven-time National Parks artist-in-residence, and veteran instructor with more than 35 years of workshop and classroom experience. Solidly grounded in the techniques of traditional fine-art and commercial photography, he is also a strong advocate for the digital image. David is known for his generous teaching style and emphasis on self-expression. His most recent book, Pilgrim Eye, chronicles his 50-plus years of photographing the American landscape. His images have been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the U.S., and he is a life member of the American Society of Media Photographers. This is David’s second year teaching for The Workshops. His web site is www.davidhalpern.com.