Larry Angier


Larry Angier – Jackson, California – Larry Angier travels rural America and  Eastern Europe’s  Balkan Region photographing people, places and the cultural landscape. Beginning in his teens, he studied under Al Weber, Ansel Adams, Steve Crouch and other West-Coast masters. At his Jackson, California, studio he electronically crafts his photographs into both fine-art prints and canvas in his digital print lab. His work spans more than five decades, over two centuries, and is based in California’s Mother Lode.

In high school in the 1970s, he attained the rank of Eagle Scout, 4-H Country All Star
and awarded the President’s Gold Medallion, Young American Award by President
Gerald R. Ford.

Larry’s editorial photography appears in RANGE, VIA,  and Nevada magazines. Sutter Gold Mine, Amador Vintners, Sutter Amador Hospital and Amador Council of Tourism, feature his corporate, commercial and promotional photography. Recent books showcasing his work include, Eight Centuries of Mileševa Monastery” (2013),Cowboys and Critters (2016),The Good, the bad, & the bovine (2017), The Magnificent American West (2018),  Icons of Jackson’s St. Sava Church (2019) and The Serbian Christian Heritage of America, 1815-2019 (2019).

His work is in the collections of the University of the Pacific, Stockton, National Steinbeck Center, Salinas, the Museum of Northeastern Nevada, Elko, Nev.  and the Father Serra Museum in Petra, Mallorca. Larry’s Amador County photography is on permanent display at the Jackson Rancheria Resort and Casino Hotel, Jackson and the Amador Commission of Tourism visitor’s center in Sutter Creek.

Recent awards include: Best of show, Amador County Fair, Best of Show, 32nd InFocus Photography Competition, Columbia, California.

Larry is a long-time member of the American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP), American Farm Bureau Federation (FB) and the Amador Council of Tourism (ACT). He is the editor emeritus of ASMP’s NorCal Quarterly and is the webmaster for RANGE magazine. He teaches photo workshops in electronic photography, lighting and fine-art portfolio production.

Larry is the technical advisor, an  instructor and the archivist for Shooting the West, an annual photography symposium in Winnemucca, Nevada since 1990.

You may enjoy more of Larry’s work at <>, follow him on Twitter <@larryangier> Facebook: <> & <>, on Instagram <@sacred_icons>, or find him on Google+ (including his short films on YouTube).

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