Artist Spotlight - Bob Lawson

Born in Nebraska in 1934, and raised in Denver, Bob Lawson served a twenty-six year career as a U.S. Navy Photographer specializing in in-air photography. He next conceived and produced The Hook magazine, Journal of Carrier Aviation, acting as Editor-in-Chief for fifteen years, capping a forty-nine year career as an aviation photographer and writer in 1991.

Moving to St. George, Utah, in 1992, and currently residing in Dammeron Valley, Utah, Lawson hung up his flight gear and donned hiking boots to enable him to capture the splendor of the wilderness of the Southwest, especially in the St. George area. Bob Lawson's photography highlights the wonders that exist in nature, displaying a respect for the world around him through his artistic talents.