Tim Ernst is a native of Arkansas and lives in the headwaters of the Buffalo National River area in northwest Arkansas with his lovely bride, Pamela. His photographs have appeared in hundreds of national, regional and local publications. Some of his credits include National Geographic, Audubon, Backpacker, Outside, Outdoor Photographer, American Hiker, Natural History, Country, Chevy Outdoors, and Arkansas Times magazines, Sierra Club and Hallmark calendars, National Park Service and U.S. Forest Service maps and brochures, Readers Digest Books, and The New York Times.

Fourteen collections of Tim's wilderness photographs have been published as coffee table picture books - Arkansas Portfolio (1994), Wilderness Reflections (1996), Buffalo River Wilderness (1998), Arkansas Spring (2000), Arkansas Wilderness (2002), Arkansas Portfolio II (2005), Buffalo River Dreams (2006), Arkansas Waterfalls (2007), Arkansas Landscapes (2008), Arkansas Wildlife (2009), Arkansas Autumn (2010), Arkansas Portfolio III (2011), Arkansas Landscapes II (2012), and Tim's newest picture book Buffalo River Beauty (2013). Tim is hard at work on several new Arkansas picture books that will be published in the coming years.

Tim has been teaching photography workshops now for more than twenty five years, specializing in digital workflow and fine art printing. His workshops are for all skill levels of photographers and types of cameras. They are held at his print studio and classroom facility (Tim Ernst Canvas Gallery), and at the spacious Harmony Mountain Retreat near Jasper. See the workshop section for the dates and details.