|Message from Derek von Briesen
Derek von Briesen’s stunning photographs of the Southwest—from the smallest details to the most expansive, awe-inspiring vistas—will touch your soul as they take you into the mysterious heart of this wild and unpredictable country.
Although he hails originally from Southern California where he worked in film, music and action sports for many years, Mr. von Briesen has lived in Sedona since 2002. An avid photographer all his life, he now devotes his time to landscape photography, producing fine art gallery prints and teaching photography workshops throughout the Southwest.
His award-winning photographs have been published by National Geographic, Arizona Highways, USA Today, Outdoor Photographer, Sedona Magazine, Sedona Monthly, The Red Rock News, Outwest Publishing, Laurent Martres' Photographing the Southwest: Arizona, the Weather Channel and dozens of local and regional guidebooks, magazines and newspapers.