Michael Clark is an internationally published adventure photographer specializing in adventure sports, travel, and landscape photography. He produces intense, raw images of athletes pushing their sports to the limit and has risked life and limb on numerous assignments to bring back stunning images of rock climbers, mountaineers, kayakers, mountain bikers, big-wave surfers, sky divers and many other extreme sports athletes, often working in remote locations around the world. He uses unique angles, bold colors, strong graphics and cutting-edge, dramatic lighting techniques to capture fleeting moments of passion, gusto, flair and bravado in the outdoors. Balancing extreme action with subtle details, striking portraits and wild landscapes, he creates images for editorial and advertising clients worldwide.
A sampling of Michael's clients include Apple, Nike, Nikon, Adobe, Red Bull, Microsoft, Nokia, Patagonia, New Balance, Gatorade, Elinchrom, National Geographic, Sports Illustrated, Outside, Men's Journal, and The New York Timesamong many others. He has won numerous awards for his photography and Digital Photo Pro proclaimed Michael a "Master of Adventure" Photography” in their 2011 Masters issue.