Sean Bagshaw is an outdoor photographer, photography teacher and digital image developing enthusiast who lives in Ashland, Oregon. Combining new techniques with a classic darkroom sense of pre-visualization, he approaches the art of photography as a two part creative process. The capture of the image in the camera and developing it with artistic intent are given equal importance, and this always shows in the final piece. Since 2008, his images have been winners in the Nature’s Best Windland Smith Rice International Awards twice, and have also been honored in the International Conservation Photography Awards among other competitions. Here’s a selection of the 18 most stunning pictures taken by this amazing renowned photographer.