Jim Cline is an award winning professional travel photographer based in San Diego. He always strives to transcend ordinary travel pictures, and to convey a strong sense of place, and the spirit of the people in his photographs.
Jim’s work has been displayed in galleries and the San Diego Natural History Museum and Museum of Photographic Arts, and his images have won numerous awards. His photographs have been published in books, newspapers, magazines, websites, brochures, annual reports, calendars and CD covers.
Jim especially enjoys exploring less traveled areas, avoiding the typical tourist destinations. He takes particular interest in the indigenous peoples and traditional and tribal cultures of developing nations, and in documenting these disappearing cultures. Through his photographs he strives to portray the dignity and timeless beauty of these people living in harmony with nature.
Jim leads small group photographic tours to various locations throughout Mexico, Guatemala, and Peru. His photography and information on his tours can be found at www.JimCline.com