Nevada Wier is a multiple award-winning photographer specializing in documenting the remote corners and cultures of the world. Nevada's journeys have taken her throughout the deserts, mountains, and urban jungles of the globe. She has been published in numerous national and international publications, including: National Geographic, Geo, National Geographic Adventure, Islands, Outdoor Photographer, Outside, and Smithsonian. Getty, Corbis, and Blend represent her stock photography. Her fine-art prints are featured in numerous and public and private collections. Nevada's books include are The Land of Nine Dragons - Vietnam Today (Abbeville Press), winner of the Lowell Thomas Best Travel Book of 1992 award, and Adventure Travel Photography (Amphoto). She is a Fellow of The Explorer’s Club and a member of the Women’s Geographic Society.
Nevada was featured in a National Geographic Explorer television episode on her travels down the Blue Nile River in Ethiopia on assignment with National Geographic magazine and was one of the photographers in Through the Lens for the National Geographic Channels. She was a frequent photographer on Canon Photo Safaris (Outdoor Life Network) and regular guest on The Travel Channel. She has been a speaker on the nation-wide tour LIVE …from National Geographic. Nevada is a prolific featured speaker for workshops, seminars, professional panels, and conferences. Nevada is also an Adobe Influencer with Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom, and has been featured in two video promos for Adobe Lightroom. Nevada instructs photography workshops for National Geographic and The Santa Fe Workshops, and other educational institutions. She is currently on tour with the National Geographic Traveler CREATIVITY WITH LIGHT nation-wide seminar series. Please visit her website nevadawier.com/