About Michael

Michael Hindman is a fine art photographer and graphic designer based in the Bay Area of California. His professional career in design has spanned 15 years across different mediums. From an early age, Michael had a passion for photography, taking photography courses, dabbling in portrait and wedding photography and when possible directed photo shoots with photographers for advertising campaigns while working in an ad agency.


A recent move to California ignited a fire inside him to capture the beauty and awe of the landscapes he loved to explore as a teenager spending weeks at a time backpacking across the West. While still new to landscape photography, he has already started to make his presence known. His work has been recognized by Outdoor Photographer and Popular Photographer among others. With his photography career blossoming Michael’s background in design provides a unique perspective on his photography helping give an artistic approach to his work.

Awards and nominations

The American Landscape - Finalist

Outdoor Photographer


Colors in Nature - Finalist

Outdoor Photographer



Outdoor Photographer

The American Landscape - Finalist

Silver Medalist

Epson Pano Awards

Your Best Shot - First Place

Popular Photography


Annual Readers Contest - Finalist

Popular Photography


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