Tuesday, February 22, 2005

Lens: Tim McKenna

Boardwalk at Tikehau, French Polynesia
Photo © Tim McKenna

Tim McKenna is recognized as one of the leading outdoor photographers in the world ...

with an exquisite eye that can capture the dramatic action in surf, snowboard or windsurf sports. His attentive to detail is evident in these breath-taking landscapes. Also a fashion photog, Tim's work appeared in numerous ads, posters and billboards around the globe.

Photo © Tim McKenna

The Australian born photog first travelled to French Polynesia in 1986. Of course, it was love at first sight. The radiant beauty of the landscape, the diversity of culture combined with perfect waves made him decide to settle there.

Tim is based on the island of Tahiti. But he still tours the world most of the year , and in continues to capture the magic of Polynesian life.

Official Site: Tim McKenna