Mason is the lead photographer/videographer The Wilderness Society.
He joined TWS in 2014, and currently produces and manages the organization's visual assets. Additionally, he is a certified drone pilot from the FAA.
Prior to his work in visual communications, Mason became involved with the National Park Service through a trail crew internship at the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. From there, he went on to be a science communications intern for the San Francisco Bay Area Network of national parks before joining the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy's communications team and then on to TWS.
Mason strives to help others connect with the natural world through his images, with the ultimate goal of inspiring exploration and conservation of wild places.
Mason received his bachelor’s degree in Anthropology and Journalism from Colorado State University. He now lives permanently in southwest Colorado, where he enjoys exploring and photographing the Rocky Mountain backcountry.