John Montgomery: Television & Film Producer/Director, Studio Owner and Professional Photographer for over 30 years, based in San Francisco California.
ASMP Norcal: Vice President for the American Society of Media Photographers, Norcal chapter.
BATW: Past Board of Directors member and Events Coordinator for the Bay Area Travel Writers.
NATJA: Conference Travel Photography Seminar Instructor.
Along with commercial & editorial photography, John has taught film and camera techniques to television news photojournalists,
gives seminars and slide lectures presentations to various groups as well as judges photography contests.
Recent Travels Assignments: John and his writing partner Diane LeBow, travel and publish as a team.
Venezuela: from Caracas to the Andes and the jungles of the Orinoco Delta.
Honduras: Copan Ruinas, San Pedro Sulaâ€™s Banana industry and the Garifuna villages of the Bay Islands.
France: Paris, Normandy and Brittany.
Croatia: from Dubrovnik up the coast to Krapina, the largest Neanderthal site in Europe.
Thailand, Bhutan & India: Extensive 6wk trip visiting Temples, Dzoungs & Marwari Horses.
Yucatan: Mayan Day of the Dead festivals, the Villages & Ruins surrounding the Cancun area.
The photographic projects Iâ€™ve undertaken, making television commercials & documentaries, brochures & promotional pieces,
for advertising agencies and clients, each one presenting a unique set of challenges dealing artistically with a variety of assignments,
*Organic farmer, Senare, Venezuela* greatly benefits my work as a Professional Travel Photojournalist and makes Photography an exciting profession for me.
John has an international stock portfolio of over 30,000 images.