"I hope that Great Ranches of the West will give all of us an appreciation for these special people and their land... These people are true American Hereos." - Jim Keen
Jim Keen is an award-winning photographer and filmmaker. He has won over 100 regional and national awards for his photographic art and his work is in private and corporate collections across the US and in fifteen other countries. Professional recognition for his video work includes five Telly awards and three Communicator awards, and his film, Silent Climb, was featured at the Breckenridge Film Festival.
Jim is a mountaineer whose experience stretches from the glaciers of Canada and the Pacific Northwest to the high peaks of Colorado. In his quest to film and photograph the Colorado wilderness, he has climbed all 54 of the state’s 14,000-foot-plus peaks.