Below is the photographic portfolio of Brendan Bombaci. It may not reflect all of his current publications, as many utilizations of his photos are unsolicited and he uses Creative Commons copyright licenses that allow for this, as long as attribution is given and his works are not altered or used commercially.
Online Information Page – Peakery: The Global Summit Log
This online community building organization is using five of my photographs taken from the top of South Arapahoe Peak in the Indian Peaks Wilderness of the Front Range in Colorado (http://peakery.com/north-arapaho-peak-indian-peaks/) and five others taken with Shoshoni Peak in the frame (http://peakery.com/shoshoni-peak-front/).
Online Travel Community Destination Promotion Site – Thousand Wonders
This travel information website is using a photo I took of Karekare Falls in New Zealand on their web page dedicated to that particular location. (http://www.thousandwonders.net/Karekare+Falls)
Online Business Promotion Site – Point Roberts Homegrown Co-Op
This “four season market garden” business is using a picture I took of McPhee Reservoir (in Southwest Colorado) for their educational and promotional web page. (http://www.prhomegrowncoop.com/rainwater-harvesting.html)
Online Publication – “Only in Your State” Website March 2016
Writer Jessica Wick used a photo I took of Running Eagle Falls, in Glacier National Park, for this online article titled “13 Sites in Montana That Will Remind You How Stunning America Truly Is.” (http://www.onlyinyourstate.com/montana/mt-stunning-sites/)
Online Publication – “Beyond the Tent” Website March 2016
One of my photos of the Nokhu Crags (mountain range), in Routt National Forest near to Cameron Pass on Highway 14 of Northern Colorado, was used in this lengthy and visually exciting internet-based e-zine article. (www.beyondthetent.com)
Gallery Showing – Double Six Gallery’s 11th Annual Mount Taylor Exhibit… March 2016
A photo I took of purple alpenglow on snow-dusted Mount Taylor, of Grants, New Mexico, just the night before I did a shoot of the gallery’s interior and various works, was accepted immediately upon presentation and suggested to be not only displayed amongst their other artworks, but specifically as soon as this exhibit got underway. The image is a framed 30×20 matte print, and was posted for sale with 25% of the proceeds going to the gallery’s future projects and upkeep.
Online Publication – Methods.Blog: official blog of Methods in Ecology and Evolution.. March 2016
In an article written by a Colorado State University PhD student for the academic journal that runs this website, regarding the reintroduced Canada Lynx, my photo of mountains over South Mineral Creek valley (near Silverton, Colorado) is featured for representation of related species habitat. Article title: “On the Tail of Reintroduced Canada Lynx: Leveraging Archival Telemetry Data to Model Animal Movement.” (https://methodsblog.wordpress.com/2016/03/03/canada-lynx-wildlife-day/)
Print Magazine Publication – Colorado Outdoors Winter 2015
My picture of a Red Fox amongst afternoon-lit wildflowers in Crested Butte was featured in the November/December 2015 Photography Issue.
Online News Report – Colorado Public Radio Sept 2015
One of my photographs submitted to Larimer County Natural Resources (whom I volunteer for), from the Frank State Natural Area in Windsor, Colorado, was chosen by Colorado Public Radio for a theme juxtaposition in the news report titled “Fungal Disease Means Dull Fall Foliage in N. Colorado This Year. (https://www.cpr.org/news/newsbeat/fungal-disease-means-dull-fall-foliage-n-colorado-year)
Online Promotional Advertisement – Minitime (Yahoo! Travel) Website… Sept 2015
Yahoo! Travel has used a photo I took of Lake Te Anau in Fiordlands National Park, of New Zealand’s south island, for this promotional website for travel destinations and deals. (http://www.minitime.com/p/Good-Morning-The-11-Best-Sunrises-on-Earth-article)
Online Publication – New Zealand Department of Conservation Brochure… Sept 2015
Three photographs I took, while spending time in New Zeland’s D.O.C. natural areas this year, were chosen for certain pages of the brochure titled “Habitat Heroes: Explore Your Local Green Spaces” in their Education Resource Stream. (www.doc.govt.nz)
Online Publication – “Thrillist” e-Zine Summer 2015
This nation-wide staffed online magazine organization utilized a photo I took of Lost Lake near Kebler Pass (Colorado) in their published article “Go Outside: The Best Fall Hikes Near Denver” written by Molly Martin. (https://www.thrillist.com/lifestyle/denver/the-best-denver-hikes-8-mile-high-trips-to-take-this-fall).
Print Magazine Publication – Cross CountryMagazine July 2015
In issue #161, my photograph of a paraglider flying towards the eastern canyon out of Queenstown, New Zealand, is featured on pages 108-9 for the purposes of a location-guessing contest for the magazine’s readership.
Ignite! Fort Collins #18 June 2015
My second Ignite! photoshoot.
Online Publication – Yahoo! Finance: Business Insider June 2015
Writer Talia Avakian features a picture I took of a dining room within the Green Dragon Inn and Brewery on the Hobbiton Movie Set near Matamata, New Zealand, in this article titled “The Hobbiton Movie Set is One of the Biggest Tourist Attractions in New Zealand.” (http://finance.yahoo.com/news/hobbiton-movie-set-one-biggest-145902003.html)
Online Broadcast – KSJD Dryland Community Radio (NPR, CPB) April 2015
This organization is using a photo that I took of McPhee Reservoir near Dolores, Colorado, for graphical representation with an available recorded radio broadcast about “Water Management in McPhee Reservoir” (a piece done by Tom Yoder). (http://ksjd.org/post/water-management-mcphee-reservoir#stream/0)
Magazine Publication – Outside Magazine Online January 2015
Writer Will McGough used my photo of Odessa Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park for an article titled “Ten Perfect Winter Hikes.” (http://www.outsideonline.com/1929426/ten-perfect-winter-hikes)
Ignite! Fort Collins #17 October 2014
The Ignite! events, similar to TEDx talks but focused on local Fort Collins speakers, have become quite a sensation. I provided photographic services to the Ignite! team, via organizer Katy Forte, at the Lincoln Center in town.
Print Magazine Publication – 5280: Denver’s Magazine September 2014
In the Great Fall Hikes edition, on page 64, is my photograph is my photograph taken on the Booth Creek Trail, outside of Vail, of a lightly snow-dusted aspen forest in full fall color, backlit by the sun. Magazine editors sought me out after discovering my image on Panoramio. It can be found on the magazine’s website at http://www.5280.com/travelandoutdoors/magazine/2014/08/gilded-trails?page=4.
Runner-Up in the CSU Natural Resources 2014 Photo Contest Spring 2014
World-renowned landscape photographer John Fielder was the lead judge on the review panel for this photo competition in the genre of landscapes and wildlife. There were 3 winning places and 20 runners-up (one of which was myself). My photograph was of the light-dappled Highland Mary Lakes and their surrounding mountains, near Silverton, in Southwest Colorado. It is now a canvas print, hanging in the CSU Warner College of Natural Resources.
Larimer County Natural Resources Volunteer Photographer… Spring 2014-Current
I provide photographic services for LCNR functions, and also provide my own images taken in their Open Spaces for the sake of attractive advertising on calendars, annual reports, and more.
Online Publication – Durango (CO) Tourism Board… Summer 2013-Current
I solicited the board with various photographs I had taken in the region during my time living there, and they selected one, for their online winter photo gallery, of Engineer Mountain at dusk in winter. (http://www.durango.org/gallery/category/winter-gallery)
Online Journal Article – Mother Nature Network July 2013
In the Wilderness & Resources subsection of the Earth Matters section of this website, writer Anna Norris featured a picture I took of East Inlet Valley in Rocky Mountain National Park, in the article titled “The Top 10 National Parks for Horseback Riding.” (http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/wilderness-resources/photos/the-top-10-national-parks-for-horseback-riding/rocky)
Digital Conservancy Poster Presentation – University of Minnesota Libraries… 2013
For their academic publication titled “Embracing INTO: Library Plans and Campus Collaboration to Serve an Increased International Student Population,” Librarians Shannon Ferrell, Catherine Cranston, and Jeffrey Bullington utilized a photo that I took of the glassy Western wall of the Morgan Student Library at Colorado State University for this poster presentation titled “Internationalizing a Campus: Opening Doors for Collaboration and Creating Better Services for All,” available in PDF form online. (https://global.umn.edu/icc/documents/14_conference_poster4.pdf)