Biography for Curious Critters


Beagle Bay Inc
David FitzSimmons is a freelance photographer, writer, and is a professor at Ashland University, Ashland, Ohio. He photographs and writes for various magazines, including Outdoor Photographer, Popular Photography, and Shutterbug, newspapers, online publications, and has over-100 calendar credits. One of five Sigma Pro photographers in North America, David presents seminars and workshops. His works have been exhibited at the Roger Tory Peterson Institute, the National Center for Nature Photography, and the Telluride Photo Festival, among other venues. David's environmentally focused, multi-media performance, "350: Images of Fragile Earth," travels widely.

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Independent Publishing Group

David FitzSimmons is an award-winning photographer and writer. His Curious Critters children's picture books have won numerous national book awards and have sold over 100,000 copies. A Sigma Pro photographer, David presents seminars and workshops across North America to a wide variety of audiences. He holds a Ph.D. in English from Ohio State, with a specialty in narrative theory. A life-long educator, David frequently visits schools to talk about connecting children and nature.



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