Ron Jude (b. 1965, Los Angeles) lives and works in Eugene, Oregon. His photographs have been exhibited at galleries including The Photographers’ Gallery, London; Daugeu Cultural Center, South Korea; Proekt_Fabrika, Moscow; and Roth/Horowitz Gallery, New York. He is the co-founder of A-Jump Books and the author of Alpine Star, Postcards, Other Nature, and Emmett. His other books include Lago (2015, MACK) and Lick Creek Line (2012, MACK). Jude has lectured extensively about his work, most recently at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and Rochester Institute of Technology. He is represented by Gallery Luisotti in Santa Monica, Robert Morat Galerie in Hamburg, and Galeria Alfacinha in Lisbon. He currently teaches photography at University of Oregon.