Brian Baer is an award-winning photojournalist with 30 years experience photographing news and human events around the globe, including China, Iraq, Haiti and Cuba. He has provided photographic coverage of California politics and governor Arnold Schwarzenegger for the Sacramento Bee and covered national politics for the McClatchy Tribune photo service.
He works as a senior photographer for California Department of Parks, visually documenting 280 state parks.
Previously he was a photographer for the St. Petersburg Times, United Press International and the Sacramento Bee. His work has been published in Time, Newsweek and Sports Illustrated magazines and in numerous domestic and international publications.