Tony Rowell's time-lapse footage has been featured on the National Geographic Channel and in the 2013 film "Walking with Dinosaurs" distributed by 20th Century Fox. Tony's award-winning photos have appeared in books, calendars and in Astronomy, Backpacker, Mountain Bike Action, Nature’s Best Photography and Outdoor Photographer magazines. Rowell is the author of the book Sierra Starlight and his photography expeditions have taken him from the Arctic Circle to the mountains of Tibet. In 2009 NASA used 3 of Tony's Astro-photos as the Astronomy Picture of the Day on their APOD website.Tony Rowell is the son of renowned photographer and mountaineer Galen Rowell. Tony's work has been exhibited at the Yosemite Museum Gallery in Yosemite Valley, the Marin Headlands Visitor Center at Golden Gate National Recreation Area, and is currently on display at Mountain Light Gallery, Sorensen’s Resort and at the Tioga Pass Resort near Yosemite.
Tony has been hired by film crews and has his videos and stock photos licensed through Mountain Light Pictures for commercials and film projects. Rowell's footage is featured in the epic timelapse film "TimeScapes" and he is currently working on a film featuring iconic landmarks of California.
Rowell is vice president of Mountain Light Photography, and is a
member of the Eastbay Astronomical Society, and serves on the advisory board for the Rowell Fund for Tibet. He splits his time between his home in the Bay Area and his cabin in Bishop. If you wish to hire Tony or license his videos please contact him through his website AstroTimeLapse.com or at Tony@TonyRowell.com