Shades of Winter
Capturing the natural world comes naturally for Marc Muench, renowned master of the lens. A third-generation photographer, Muench—who was born, raised, and currently resides in Santa Barbara—carries on the family tradition of taking transcendent landscape imagery, but artfully adds the human dynamic.
Named a Kodak Photo Icon in 2003, his work has graced the covers and pages of among the nation’s most respected magazines, including National Geographic, Outside, and Time, along with numerous books. And while a man for all seasons, the following gallery illustrates what happens when he’s given the blank canvas of winter to work with.