Wes Walker


WES WALKER was born in California and has lived in Napa for the past twenty-three years. He is a graduate of Stanford University and the Law Center at the University of Southern California, and recently retired as a Justice of the Court of Appeal in San Francisco after having served for twelve years as a Superior Court Judge for Napa County. During his professional career, Wes often escaped with his camera and traveled extensively throughout the world, including trips to the Galapagos Islands, Peru, Turkey, Patagonia, Alaska, the American Southwest and backpacking in the Sierras and trekking in Nepal and Ladakh. His photographs were first published in the 1970s by the Sierra Club and have appeared since in various publications including Sierra, Defenders of Wildlife, Outdoor and Travel Photography, The New Yorker, and National Geographic Adventure.

Books by Wes Walker