Peter Marbach is a landscape photographer with numerous book and editorial publication credits at the regional and national level. Based in Hood River,OR, Marbach produces annual Columbia River Gorge and Oregon calendars. Assignment and editorial clients have included National Geographic, Sunset, Alaska Airlines, Travel Oregon, and USDA Forest Service, among others. Marbach is an avid climber and has volunteered his time and talents in support of conservation and social empowerment projects in The Northwest and Nepal.
He is currently three years into a self-assigned project documenting the entire 1,250 mile Columbia River for a photo essay book project on the Columbia River Treaty currently being re-negotiated between the U.S and Canada.
Peter’s presentation will document his transition from landscape photography to visual storyteller and environmental and social justice advocacy.