Kim Eugene Hood studied painting at the University of Washington and photography at the Photographic Center Northwest in Seattle. He currently works as an outdoor guide and fine art photographer. A passion for travel and exploration has driven him to climb and trek in mountain ranges on all seven continents. Kim has shown his photographs nationally, including the Denver International Airport Invitational and the Texas Photographic Society National Juried Competition. Hood recently published his first book of photography and prose, Seven Continents.