Fine art & conservation photographers Rob Badger & Nita Winter capture the natural world’s transcendent beauty & share it thru our art and new award winning coffee table book: “Beauty & The Beast: California Wildflowers & Climate Change (BATB),” co-publisher California Native Plant Society. A perfect green gift.
Our unique floral portraits & wildflower landscapes, created on our public lands, attract attention to the beauty of our native plants & their supporting communities. To spark hope & action, art & science are seamlessly woven into our book/traveling exhibit – a collaboration of many hearts & minds (16 authors) dedicated to protecting Nature’s beauty.
Awards: Sierra Club’s 2020 Ansel Adams Award for Conservation Photography; the BBC/British Museum of Natural History (WPOY); the Benjamin Franklin (Gold- Best First Time Book), Foreword Indies, & National Outdoor Book Awards; International Photography Book Awards: IPA & PX3; & Communication Arts.
Museums: British Museum of Natural History, California Museum, San Bernardino County Museum, San Diego Natural History Museum (large print version of BATB-2021) & more.
Publications: American Photo, Bay Nature, Natural Home, Sierra, Sunset, Time magazines; Los Angeles Times, Marin IJ, New York Times, SF Chronicle, & Washington Post.
Commissions: SF & Alameda County Art Commissions, Utah Arts Council, Sutter Health, Kaiser Permanente, Palo Alto Medical Foundation, Irvine Foundation, State of California & private residen