Lucas Gilman is one of the leading Adventure Sports & Travel photographers in the industry. His powerful incisive images run in top publications & advertisements worldwide. A love of adventure and an addiction to color creates his distinct style of photography. Lucas captures images ranging from expedition kayaking in India, Brazil & Costa Rica to backcountry skiing in Colorado, Alaska & South America. Lucas covers international events such as the Tour De France, Kentucky Derby (6X), X-Games, The Ironman, and Open Water Swimming competitions in Australia.
Lucas regularly works with editorial and advertising clients that span the globe including: Outside Magazine, National Geographic, Sports Illustrated, ESPN Magazine, ESPN.com, Men’s Fitness, Maxim Germany, FHM Australia, and the New York Times. His commercial clients include: Nikon, SanDisk, Red Bull, Lowepro, Manfrotto, Apple, Adobe, Garmin, Patagonia, Marmot, Gore-Tex, Marmot, and K2 Skis.
Lucas was recently featured on the NBC TODAY Show and MSNBC for documenting the 2nd largest waterfall ever successfully descended in a kayak. He also appeared as a guest on Good Morning America telling his story of documenting the first successful descent of Abiqua Falls in central Oregon. CNN also profiled Lucas during primetime and highlighted his Abiqua Falls footage and behind the scenes work. Lucas was a finalist in the Red Bull Illume worldwide photography competition which saw more than 32,000 images submitted.