A meadow vole (Microtus pennsylvanicus pennsylvanicus) from Lincoln, Nebraska.
Portrait of a California sea lion (Zalophus californianus).
A California sea lion (Zalophus californianus) with its trainer at the Houston Zoo.
A young male California sea lion (Zalophus californianus) that was injured severely in the wild after being entangled in discarded ropes and garbage in the sea.
Portrait of a California sea lion (Zalophus californianus) at the Houston Zoo.
A six year old boy proudly showing his missing teeth at his home in Lincoln, Nebraska.
A studio portrait of a bush cicada (Megatibicen dorsatus), in Neale Woods, Nebraska.
A studio portrait of an eastern red bat, Lasiurus borealis.
An eastern-tailed blue butterfly (Cupido comyntas).
A tawny emperor butterfly (Asterocampa clyton) in Omaha, NE.
A ruby-throated hummingbird (Archilochus colubris).
Sumac (Rhus sp.).
A dandelion (Taraxacum officinale).
Joel is a popular keynote speaker with conservation, corporate, and civic groups.
Hire him to entertain and inspire your audience.
Book Joel To Speak
Joel is the founder of the Photo Ark, a groundbreaking effort to document every species in captivity before it’s too late.
Explore the Photo Ark
Every purchase goes directly to support our mission: getting the public to care and helping to save species from extinction.
Help Us Build the Ark
Join the team on our mission to document and bring awareness to every species in human care.