Mike Mezeul II is a professional photographer based out of Dallas, Texas. He picked up his first camera at the age of 15, a Yashica MG-1, and has been working professionally for the past 10 years. His work specializes in landscape, aerial, natural disaster, commercial and night sky. Mike's work has been published around the world including work in National Geographic books, BBC Magazine, Yahoo News and more. When Mike is not on assignment work, he spends his free time traveling the world and sharing his knowledge by teaching photography workshops and also speaking at various events for Nikon.