Born and raised in New England, Randy began his studies in photography around age seven. Entirely self taught his passion for photography continues today. His influences have included extensive research and travel throughout Europe. After living along the gulf on Indian Rocks Beach, Florida for most of his life he spent 1999-2009 on the big island of Hawaii, he is now back on Indian Rocks Beach, Florida. Randy's photographs are recognized throughout the world for their mastery of color, composition, and perspective. His vision and passionate wildlife advocacy affirm his dedication to his work. Randy's photographic mission is multi-faceted. By employing artistic and journalistic styles, he documents his subjects and educates the viewer. His unique approach to nature photography is based on his love of the environment.