James O Thompson grew up in Colorado. He graduated from Colorado State University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He enjoys traveling and photographing nature to fulfill his creative vision. An engineer by training, Thompson approaches each shot with his analytical eye looking for the best composition and lighting. His attention to detail has helped him capture beauty in unexpected places. Thompsonís works are known for their luxuriant depth and vivid color. His works are on display nationally by both private collectors and commercial facilities. He is also a talented architectural photographer who specializes in hotel photography and virtual tours. He lives North of Denver with his wife, daughter, and in-laws.