R. Valentine Atkinson is an internationally acclaimed and much-published photographer specializing in flyfishing lifestyle and travel worldwide.

R. Valentine Atkinson is an internationally acclaimed and much-published photographer specializing in flyfishing lifestyle and travel worldwide. His assignments have taken him to 32 countries.

He studied fine art and photography at the Columbus College of Art and Design in Ohio  and later worked as staff photographer for Frontiers International Travel for 18 years. Now running his own stock library with 150,000 images on file.

He has published 4 books; "Distant Waters", "Trout & Salmon", "The Greatest Flyfishing around the World", and "Friends on the Water". 

IN 2003 he was inducted into the Flyfishing Hall of Fame.


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I am currently having my images printed on metal (aluminum) which is a relatively recent technique that looks absolutely fabulous, are durable, lightweight, don't fade and come ready to hang on the wall saving you matting and framing costs. They are printed at the prestigious photo lab Digital Grange in Petaluma.They come shipped to your door. I've included a link below to some of my favorite images (although any picture of mine is available). Currently I'm only making 2 sizes: 18"x24" and 20"x30". The price is $500. plus the cost of production and a nominal shipping charge. If you're interested please call me to discuss: 415 731-4385 or email: val@valatkinson.com



                                                      



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