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Steve Holt - . Coos Bay - Eugene, Oregon Area, OR, US

Steve Holt

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Coos Bay - Eugene, Oregon Area, OR, UNITED STATES

Owner, and the Soaring Seal Gallery








Whether he is climbing a giant Redwood or being licked by a Brazilian Taipir Steve's eyes are always open for new angles on the beauties and the incredible denizens of the Earth. Steve is a wildlife and environmental photojournalist whose award winning work has been widely published internationally in media ranging from ABC, BBC, Discover, Science, National Wildlife and the New York Times to the Onion and the Weekly World News. Finding inspiration in the natural world, Steve brings a biology background and a naturalists eye. During his 20 plus year career he worked with VIREO at the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia before going out on his own to freelance. He has traveled extensively in the US and afield into Mexico, Jamaica, Dominica Ecuador, New Guinea, New Zealand and Australia. In the last few years Steve has started adding videography and time lapse video to his still work.

Industry Expertise (2)

Motion Pictures and Film


Areas of Expertise (3)

Birds Birding

Wildlife Photography

Nature Photography

Education (2)

University of Maryland College Park: 1981

University of Maryland College Park: BS, Conservation 1981

Event Appearances (1)

Valley Birds

Travis Audubon  Austin Texas


Sample Talks (1)

Valley Birds

Valley Birds is an entertaining intro to the stunning birds of the Rio Grande Valley from the spectacular Green Jay to the noisy Chachalaca. Filled with award winning photography from years of work in this remarkable area.



  • Keynote
  • Workshop Leader
  • Author Appearance


0 to 1500 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee