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JAMES F. PALKA - PLANETARY IMAGES

A native Chicagoan with a degree in philosophy, 2012 Pulitzer Prize nominated James F. Palka has been a scenic, travel, and event photographer since 1983. His works have been published around the world in newspapers, magazines, calendars, travel brochures, text books, the internet, on music CD covers, and countless works have been aired on local network television in Tucson, his current home. He calls his photography Planetary Images and his work is known for its rich vibrant colors, dramatic and often mystical lighting, and lyrical compositions. Whether shooting high dynamic scenery, something abstract or cutting edge such as in his PhotoDream series, or a simple portrait, he usually succeeds in capturing the beauty and wonder of what he sees.

Gallery Categories

Art

2 galleries with 118 photos

Updated: Dec 14, 2012 10:13pm MDT

Scenics

1 gallery with 81 photos

Updated: Dec 05, 2012 3:24pm MDT

Nature

4 galleries with 134 photos

Updated: Dec 23, 2011 9:24pm MDT

Travel

10 galleries with 801 photos

Updated: Apr 30, 2013 8:06pm MDT

MY HAWAII

1 gallery with 56 photos

Updated: Dec 23, 2013 5:09pm MDT

Special Events

48 galleries with 3400 photos

Updated: Jan 24, 2015 9:45am MDT

Photojournalism

3 galleries with 230 photos

Updated: Feb 19, 2014 3:19pm MDT

Photos of the Day Galleries

2 galleries with 169 photos

Updated: Jul 17, 2012 9:40am MDT

Protected Galleries

3 galleries with 405 photos

Updated: Nov 16, 2011 2:12pm MDT

Dance

1 gallery with 67 photos

Updated: May 11, 2015 11:56pm MDT

Events

1 gallery with 21 photos

Updated: May 15, 2015 11:59am MDT

Gun Sense

1 gallery with 25 photos

Updated: Jun 07, 2015 3:49pm MDT

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