Coveted National Parks photographer position filled

November 2016 issue News

Channeling Ansel AdamsTens of thousands applied for the position. One got the job.In August, Jarob Ortiz began work as photographer for the National Parks Service, a position that pays up to $100,000 a year and involves traveling to America’s national parks to capture large-format photography, a la Ansel Adams.“All the way from the get-go, I never thought I would get this job,” says 33-year-old Ortiz. In fact he nearly didn’t apply because he thought it so far out of his league.... Continue Reading >