Meet Sean Arbabi 
Jury for 2016

Commercial travel photographer and author for over 25 years.

Sean Arbabi

Sean has been a commercial travel photographer and author for over 25 years, specializing in adventure, lifestyle, nature, and travel; for ad, corporate, and editorial clients.  He’s had freelance and contracted assignments with hundreds of publications and companies worldwide including Amazon, American Express, Backpacker, California Division of Tourism, Microsoft, National Geographic, Nikon, The North Face, Outside, Random House, and The Travel Channel.  Sean has shot over 200 assignments for Sunset, over 150 for Via, and writes many feature articles on photography for Engadget, Lightroom, Outdoor Photographer, Peterson’s Photographic, Photoshop User, and Shutterbug. He has also authored two books, The BetterPhoto Guide to Exposure  and  The Complete Guide to Nature Photography , both for Amphoto/ Random House.  Sean has lectured and taught workshops the past 17 years, and as the Photoguru appeared on numerous television segments, radio and web shows discussing various aspects of image-making and the photo industry.  For more infomation visit:
Images by Sean Arbabi our 2016 Juror