About the Author

Layne Kennedy
Blurbarian Since October 2009
Name Layne Kennedy
My Web Site www.laynekennedy.com
Location Minneapolis, Minnesota USA
Gender Male
My Occupation Editorial Magazine Photographer
My Bio L A Y N E K E N N E D Y
P h o t o g r a p h e r

Educated in fine art photography, LAYNE KENNEDY is known for his editorial photography that conveys a strong sense of place. His images are featured in magazines worldwide on subjects as varied as Pink Dolphins in the Amazon River to traveling with Polar Inuit hunters by dogsled.

His feature work appears regularly in Smithsonian, LIFE, Audubon, Islands, Sports Illustrated, Terre Sauvage, Nature Conservancy, Newsweek , National Geographic Traveler, National Geographic Adventure, Outside, Outdoor Explorer, GEO, Forbes, Business Week and other magazines.

He has contributed to numerous books for several publishers, including the National Geographic Society, The Nature Conservancy, W.W. Norton, NorthWord Press, Lerner, Sterling, Knopf Greystone, Rodale, Insight Guides, McMillan, Invisible Press, Discovery, and Voyageur Press. He photographed a book on Great Lakes States for the National Geographic Society.

Things I Don't Mind The World Knowing

Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...
Iceland. Iceland is one of my favorite places to visit and photograph. I have made enough trips now to put together a handsome book on this fascinating island. Expect to see this soon!