Welcome to Barbara von Hoffmann Photography!


Traveling the world for more than 40 years photographing wildlife, endangered species and exotic and domestic dogs and pets, Barbara von Hoffmann has amassed an impressive collection of images. On this web site you will find just a sampling of her life's work. Her images have appeared in: Magazines: Defenders (cover), Discover, Financial World (cover), Guideposts, International Wildlife (covers), Mainstream (cover), National Geographic World (cover), Olympian, Outside, Ranger Rick (cover), Seventeen, Skating (cover), Smithsonian, Vis à Vis, Wildlife Conservation, Woman, American Kennel Gazette. Books: Bantam, B & B Publishing, Britannica, Chanticleer, Little Brown, Reader's Digest, Scott Foresman, Sierra Club. Calendars: Ambassador, Argus, Audubon, Beautiful America, BrownTrout, Cedco, Day Dream, Elliott, Gibson, Golden Turtle, Hallmark, Landmark, McCleery-Cumming, Morningstar, National Wildlife Federation, Natural History, Nature Conservancy, Ralston Purina, Sterling Specialties, World Wildlife Fund. Sole Photographer:Willow Creek Press (Elephant Calendars), Puppy calendar (1995, 1998). Other: Angel Graphics, ASPCA, Chicago Tribune, Current, Healthy Planet, Impact Photographics, Lovelace Family Ltd., Sierra Press. Agents: Animals Animals/Earth Scenes (Chatham NY), Robertstock (Philadelphia).

Barbara has been an advocate and activist for endangered animals and has traveled the globe to record their plight. See Barbara's Endangered Equids page. Her travels have also taken her to the Galapagos Islands,Antarctica, Costa Rica and Tuscany.

While in the United States you can find Barbara photographing Exotic and Domestic Species of Dogs as well as building her stock collection in America's wildlife preserves and zoos. If you live in Colorado or the Front Range area you can contact Barbara to arrange a session to photograph your dog.

Barbara's image "Giraffe Mother and baby"
won the Zoos and Aquariums category of the
2011 Nature's Best Photography
Windland Smith Rice International
2011 Awards Exhibition

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