Best Hikes to see Waterfalls
One of my images of the lower falls in Twin Falls State Park was used in this magazine article promoting tourism and natural beauty of the state of Washington.
Mammals of Georgia
Adventure Publications, Inc.
One of my southeastern fox squirrel photos was purchased for inclusion in this wonderful reference book and field guide of the mammals of Georgia.
"Native Orchids of Florida" by Rich Leighton
Leighton Photography & Imaging
March 7, 2011
My first book - Florida native orchids photographed in their natural environment with insights and thoughts by the author and long-time wild orchid hunter and nature photographer, Rich Leighton.
"Before & After ~ Creating an Elegant Bath"
Home & Design Magazine
February 25, 2011
Images from a "before & after" interior architectural photo shoot that I photographed were featured in Home & Design Magazine.
2011 National Audubon Society Calendar
National Audubon Society
January 1, 2011
One of my images was one of the 16 selected out of hundreds of thousands to have my image included in the prestigious National Audubon Society Calendar for 2011. My image of a whooping crane was selected for the month of July.
Parade of Homes Magazine
Tallahassee Builders Association
Front cover! My image of the 2009 Parade of Homes Best of Show Winner grace the cover of this edition of "Parade of Homes" with more images from the shoot and a writeup for the builder as the featured story.
Mammals of Florida
Adventure Publications, Inc.
One of my leucistic fox squirrel images was selected to be included in this wonderful reference book and field guide of the mammals of Florida.
"Rebuilt Even Better"
Tallahassee Democrat (Florida's Capital City Newspaper)
My photos were published in the Tallahassee Democrat (Florida's Capital City Newspaper) with an article written about a Tallahassee home that had been rebuilt after lighting and a fire. More images inside the "pull-out" magazine.
FPR Interviews Superb Landscape and Nature Photographer Rich Leighton
Free Photo Resources (UK)
February 3, 2010
I was interviewed by the creator of the fantastic and one of my favorite British photography publications, Free Photo Resources. It was the first time I got some international recognition for my work.
Interview with Rich Leighton Florida Nature Photography
Getaways by Design
October 22, 2009
Marcus Adkins interviewed me for the popular Florida destination website "Getaways by Design" about how I approach my nature photography in the sunshine state.
"Wildlife 2060: What's at stake for Florida?"
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (State Government)
November 26, 2008
Florida's FWC contacted me and bought the rights to one of my images of an American alligator in an aggressive pose for their Wildlife 2060 campaign.
New Southerner Anthology 2006/2007
August 1, 2007
Annual anthology edition of New Southerner. One of my images graced the cover, and the full article of my 2007 interview was included within the publication.
Photographers Race Against Disney to Capture "Real" Florida
March 1, 2007
I was a featured photographer in the Spring edition of New Southerner. Focus was on my personal approach to photographing my home state of Florida.