Born and raised on the Oregon Coast where his love for beautiful landscapes began. In 1999 Darren moved to Portland Oregon and soon fell in love with the mountains and Columbia River Gorge areas. In July of 2013 Darren made a huge move to Littleton, Colorado where he quickly fell in love with the majestic mountains Colorado has to offer and the outdoor life Colorado is known for.
Darren is a nationally recognized artist who has been published in various magazines like Popular Photography, Columbia Gorge Magazine and had a mention in National Geographic Traveler. Darren’s Fine Art Landscape Prints can be found in homes and offices worldwide. Darren is best known for his Fine Art Photographic Prints. In addition to his Fine Art Prints he also works with interior designers, home furnishing companies, magazines In the USA, Canada and Germany.
Companies he has worked with include but not limited to B&B Roadway, Widmer Brothers Brewing, Popular Photography Magazine, Portland Monthly Magazine and Widgery Works Inc.
Darren was awarded 1st place in the 2013 John Fielder Black and White Contest, was the winner of the 2013 Outdoor Photographer Magazine Desert Assignment Contest Winner, honorable mention in the 2014 Outdoor Photographer’s 6th Annual Nature’s Colors; and won best of show at the 2014 CCCC “Oregon Nights”