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 has quickly fell in love with the majestic mountains Colorado has to offer and the outdoor life Colorado is known for.
Darren has been published in various magazines like Popular Photography, Columbia Gorge Magazine, and Outdoor Photographer as well as having a mention in National Geographic Traveler. His prints have been sold worldwide and used for all kinds of media from Websites to Trade Show Backdrops. Currently working with Case Logic Camera Cases as a Photo Pro.
Darren was the 2013 winner of John Fielders Black and White contest. Winner of Outdoor Photographer Desert Assignment contest as well as receiving Honorable Mention in Outdoor Photographer's 6th Annual Nature's Colors contest which had over 9000 entries.
Darren enjoys a variety of outdoors activities which include but are not limited to, hiking, biking, running, night photography, trail running, climbing steep hills and simply just being amazed at what nature can produce!
Authorized Permittee of the National Park Service