FitzSimmons PhotographyBarn owl photographed by David FitzSimmons as part of his Curious Critters series.
CURIOUS CRITTERS are photographed by David FitzSimmons of FitzSimmons Photography. Founded by David 18 years ago, FitzSimmons Photography is dedicated to fine art photography and environmental conservation and focuses on landscape and nature photography along with photography education.

Wild Iris Publishing

Wild Iris publishes photography books and e-books, children's picture books, and other visual media. Besides publishing CURIOUS CRITTERS picture books, Wild Iris creates other nature-related products.

Sigma Corporation of America
Photographers world-wide recognize Sigma for its professional quality cameras, lenses, and photographic accessories. David FitzSimmons has been shooting Sigma gear for over 20 years. In 2008 David became one of five Sigma Pro photographers, leading workshops and educational seminars across North America. Sigma is currently sponsoring a traveling CURIOUS CRITTERS gallery exhibit.

Ashland University
Author and photographer David FitzSimmons teaches writing, literature, and visual media classes at Ashland University, a liberal arts university in North-central Ohio.

North American Nature Photography Association
The North American Nature Photography Association (NANPA) is dedicated to photography, education, and the environment. David periodically presents at NANPA events.

Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators
The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) is dedicated to helping writers and artists develop their skills for producing books for children and young adults. SCBWI membership includes not only writers and artists getting started but also many eager-to-assist veteran authors and illustrators.

CURIOUS CRITTER: Eastern barn owl (right).