Bill Wright is a photographer and author living in Abilene, Texas, and Fort Davis, Texas with his wife, Alice Wright, and their loyal dog, Rio. He has a passion for telling stories through his photographs and many books. He has a fondness for the Big Bend area of Texas, and his current project is a biography called “Maggie Smith: Border Legend,” that tells the story of a pioneer Big Bend woman. He is the owner of Southwest Photographic Workshops and has served on numerous national and state boards including the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Texas Commission on the Arts. His numerous professional and civic awards including the Leica Medal of Excellence, Outstanding Citizen award from his hometown of Abilene, Texas, and the Outstanding West Texan by the Texas Chamber of Commerce. He is a former member of the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at the University of Texas at Austin, and he is a member and past president of The Philosophical Society of Texas. Visit and “like” his Facebook page, facebook.com/billwrightphoto, to keep up to date with current projects & exhibits. Bill can be reached at email@example.com.
Alice Wright is a photographer who lives in Abilene, Texas and Fort Davis, Texas with her husband, Bill and their loyal dog, Rio. Widely traveled, Alice has the ability to form a trusting bond with people she encounters on her journeys and this rapport is reflected in her photographs. Alice loves to photograph flowers and is able to capture a personality from each flower she photographs. Her work is in the collections of many individuals and institutions including the Harry Ransom Humanities Center at the University of Texas at Austin, the Center for Contemporary Arts, and the Grace Museum of Abilene.
Beth Burleson is the full-time assistant to the Wrights. She is a photography graduate of Hardin-Simmons University and loves working with the Wrights. Please contact her for help with ordering, questions about prints or books, and anything else you may need. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 325.829.4764.