Douglas Ethridge is a fine art photographer, writer and video producer. Ethridge grew up in the Northwest, attended Reed College and the University of Washington in Seattle. His first creative efforts were centered around music where he learned classical and jazz. About the time he gave up his focus on music, he picked up a camera and after a trip to Kyoto, he found himself teaching photography and working for a small production company as a photographer and writer. After a few years, he started his own production company that became very successful. By 2000, he was ready to go back to making photography that was non-commercial. Douglas has shown extensively in the U.S. including Farmani Gallery, Fotofest, Galerie BMG, Watermark Gallery, Wallspace Gallery and he is also represented with Kevin Longino and Verve Gallery. He recently exhibited "Selective Memories" at the Lishui International Photo Festival in China. His work has been published in numerous magazines including Camera Arts, B&W Magazine and COLOR Magazine. He and his wife live on the shores of Hood Canal in Washington State.