Chasing the West One Image at a Time Life as a freelance photographer has taken Don Schimmel to the four corners of the globe, and has put him in a variety of situations. This exposure to the world is reflected in the vast inventory of
Life as a freelance photographer has taken Don Schimmel to the four corners of the globe, and has put him in a variety of situations. This exposure to the world is reflected in the vast inventory of images he has captured during his many travels.
His latest endeavor brought him back home to the world of the working cowboy, for which he is known. Schimmel’s work encompasses images of stunning panoramic landscapes, rodeo scenes, and images of the true hero of the American west, the working cowboy.
Accomplishments include many magazine articles; awards of merit including The Los Angeles Times
Photo of the Year, Best of Show in Art Festivals and Publications for "The Last Roundup" and "Under a
To see examples of Don Schimmel’s photography, look at www.donschimmelphotography.com.
His work will be on display this April 17th, 18th & 19th, 2009 in Del Mar, California at the Wild West Expo, which is being held in conjunction with the long running Del Mar Antique Show & Sale produced by Calendar Shows, and the Week of the Western Horse produced by the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Information on the Wild West Expo (www.wildwestexpo.com) or the Del Mar Antique Show (www.calendarshows.com) can be obtained by contacting Michael Grimes at 800-943-7501. Week of the Horse information can be obtained through the Del Mar Fairgrounds at 858-755-1161.