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Robert Edward Holmes, British photographer. Named Travel Photographer of Year, Society of America Travel Writers, 1990, 92. Fellow Royal Geography Society; member Reform Club (London).

Background

Holmes, Robert Edward was born on March 21, 1943 in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England. Came to the United States, 1979. Son of Maurice E. and Marjorie E. (Jones) Holmes.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University London, 1964. Diploma in town planning, Nottingham (England) College Art, 1967.

Career

Deputy planning officer Broxtowe District Council, Nottinghamshire, England, 1971-1979. Freelance photographer and writer California, since 1979. Board member Survival International, London, 1973-1979.

President American Society Media Photographers, New York, 1984-1985.

Works

Membership

Fellow Royal Geography Society. Member Reform Club (London).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: wine and food, mountaineering, jazz, painting.

Connections

Married Barbara Jane Perez, August 16, 1979. Children: Emma S., Hannah S.

father:
Maurice E. Holmes

mother:
Marjorie E. (Jones) Holmes

spouse:
Barbara Jane Perez

children:
Emma S. Holmes

Hannah S. Holmes