Wilderness Photographer

Michael Berman discusses how he looks at things

 

This video accompanies the piece My walkabout with Michael, in which New Mexican writer Pat Toomay shadows Guggenheim award-winning photographer Michael Berman through the Gila wilderness.  This multimedia features an interview with Berman where he reads a poem about his process of going into the wild and finding images, and discusses why he became a photographer and his views on the relationship of humans to nature.

Hear an extended interview with Berman on our podcast, High Country Views.

The song March is used in the video, from the musician Pitz, licensed through Creative Commons.