DavidAkoubian-photoBear Woods Photography is the photography of David Akoubian. David resides in the mountains of North Georgia with his wife Evelyn and Golden Retriever Bailey.
David has been a photographer since 1972 but his career in photography started in 1992. David learned his craft originally as a painter and from his father. Early in his career he traveled with, learned from and taught beside some of the masters of nature photography including John Shaw, Art Wolfe, Galen Rowell, Bryan Peterson, Pat O’Hara, and Rod Planck. David has been teaching photography since 1994 in the classroom and leading workshops around the United States. His focus remains on the Southeastern United States, where he calls home, but does workshops and lectures across all of the United States.

David’s clients have included, but are not limited to Coca Cola, PNC Bank, Tamron, the Mountain Conservation Trust of Georgia, Lensbaby, The Nature Conservancy, and Gibbs Gardens. His photographs and articles have appeared in publications such as Nature Photographer, Audubon Magazine, Blue Ridge Country, Birder’s World, Outdoor Photographer, Backpacker Magazine, and many local publications. His work has appeared in several feature books in addition to instructional guides on scenic locations. David is a Sirui Professional as well as being designated as a Tamron Image Master.

All images on this page are property of David Akoubian and Bear Woods Photography.

Contact email: bearwoodsphoto@gmail.com or davidakoubian@yahoo.com

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