Chris Nicholson

partner at National Parks at Night

  • photography
  • night photography
  • national parks

Expert Credentials

Leader and influencer in the areas of photography, night photography, national parks and post-production. 30 years' experience as a content creator, in the areas of photography, writing and editing.


Chris Nicholson is the author of Photographing National Parks, and he is a partner and the director of content for National Parks at Night. As a former magazine editor and longtime magazine contributor, Chris has had work published in over 40 books and periodicals. He has served as a book editor for National Parks Traveler, a content consultant for Chimani national-park travel guide apps and a writer for various photography websites. Chris has taught for CreativeLive, is a regular presenter for Out of Chicago and the B&H Event Space, and he speaks at photography conferences and events around the U.S. National Parks at Night specializes in night photography workshops in national parks and other amazing places, both domestic and overseas. The group also produces night photography education in the form of conferences, a weekly blog, e-books, livestreams, videos and more. For additional information, please visit and

Available For

  • Summit Speaker
  • Podcast Guests
  • Training