Stretched Canvas

Modern Lines

Contemporary White

Classical Baroque

Unframed print

JOHN CHAO, Bellevue
Member Since November 2009
Artist Statement JOHN is a nature & travel photographer living in the Seattle, WA area. In 1991 he left the rancorous congestion of Manhattan & East Coast. Ever since, his photography reflects Creation's natural beauty in the Northwest & West. Interests include National Parks, travel scenics, night skies, mountain aerials, winter views & environmental photojournalism.

His work has been recognized in juried exhibitions, published in books including "Best of the Northwest", magazines (Audubon, National Geographic publications, Outdoor Photographer, etc.), newspapers, notecards, calendars & used by National Parks. He is a Volunteer Photographer for the National Park Service, Washington's National Park Fund (, & Advisory Board Member for the Photography Program at Bellevue College, Bellevue, WA.

He is creator of 3 photography guidemaps: "Seattle PhotoGuideMap", "Mount Rainier PhotoRovers(R)" North & Southside maps of Mt. Rainier National Park. Cut & paste address into browser for web link:

A collaborative spirit, John conducts photo workshops, organizes & curates nature photography exhibitions (co-organized & presented in "The National Parks in Washington State" Exhibition, 10/2010 to 1/2011 at Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA).

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(Avatar is my furry son, Sam, a better being than me, who passed away January 2012).


Product No 4555245
Subjects Landscape, Nature & Outdoors, Rivers & Streams
Style Landscape
Tags CHAO, JOHN, bloom, creek, flowers, nature, northwest, paradise, park, stream, water, wildflowers