Larry PierceAward-winning professional photographer Larry Pierce has made the Yampa Valley, in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, his home for more than 25 years and has captured the unique characteristics of Steamboat and the surrounding area. Specializing in active outdoor sports, destination & travel, and western lifestyle. His work has taken him around the globe from North & South America, Europe, Asia, the Pacific Rim and everywhere in between. He has turned his passion into a proven national and international career where his images have appeared on the cover or inside the likes of Time, National Geographic Traveler, Sports Illustrated, Sunset, Men's Journal, Newsweek, Outside, Continental In-Flight Magazine, Rolling Stone, Ski, Skiing, The Surfers Journal, Surfing Magazine, TWA Ambassador, Cowboys & Indians Magazine and Western Styles just to name a few.

His photos have also accentuated the catalogues/brochures of L. L. Bean, Patagonia, SmartWool, Steamboat Ski & Resort Company, The Canyons Resort, The Creek Company and 1080 Designs. In addition, Pierce’s work has appeared in numerous books, calendars, note cards, postcards, posters and annual reports. For the past decade, he has been responsible for capturing all the imagery for the Steamboat Ski Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

Pierce recently released a new line of signature fine art prints, which are printed utilizing an Epson Stylus Pro 7600 inkjet printer on premium luster photographic paper with Epson Ultrachrome Archival Inks. The archival ink insures a long lasting life for each print. Images by nationally acclaimed photographer Larry Pierce can be viewed here at He can also be reached by email at or 970-879-7798 between 9am-4pm MST.