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Winter 2005 Featured Artist: Jim Stimson

Photo (c) Jim StimsonMountain Light is pleased to present the large format landscapes of local Eastern Sierra photographer Jim Stimson, January 3rd through March 31st. The gallery will host a public reception and booksigning for Stimson, considered one of California's most highly regarded nature photographers, on Saturday, February 5th, from 5 to 8 p.m.

Jim Stimson's photographs of the western landscape are published in a wide variety of books, magazines, and calendars. He has authored a number of articles and his work has appeared in Smithsonian, Backpacker, Earth, Wilderness, Outdoor Photographer, Camera and Darkroom, and View Camera magazines and in Audubon, Sierra Club, Nature Conservancy, Museum of Natural History, Browntrout, and Mono Lake calendars. Stimson was presented the Ansel Adams Award for Photography by the Sierra Club, and his book, Mono Lake: Explorations and Reflections was chosen Book of the Year by ForeWord magazine. He has also been honored by the Roger Tory Peterson Institute, the Banff Mountain Film Festival and the Maine Photographic Workshops.

Photo (c) Jim StimsonHours for the Jim Stimson Guest Exhibit are 10 am to 6 pm Sunday through Thursday and 10 am to 9 pm Friday and Saturday.

The Reception and Booksigning will feature celtic folk music by Queen Mab. Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be served.

For more information about Jim Stimson, please visit his website.

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