As one of America’s top professional photographers, Dewitt spent twenty years with National Geographic photographing stories around the globe. His insightful, thought-provoking work quickly earned him a reputation as a world-class photojournalist. As a motion picture director, he's had two films nominated for Academy Awards.
For more than 25 years Dewitt has shared his powerful images and insights through his Basic Jones column for Outdoor Photographer Magazine. Within these articles Dewitt has explored the spiritual side of photography, which has created a tremendous following from photographers and Celebrators alike who resonate with his messages, most notably to “Celebrate What’s Right with the World”.
Through his best-selling corporate training films, the Celebrate Community on social media, and as one of the nation’s most sought-after keynote speakers (booking information), Dewitt inspires and energizes tens of thousands of people every year to see their world through a celebratory lens. He is a master of the platform, combining stories from his years with National Geographic with his extraordinary photographs to teach both creativity and vision.