Photographer Jock Montgomery is originally from the United States. He lived in Nepal for twelve years, and as of 1995 has been based in Bangkok, Thailand. He shoots magazine features, products, resorts, industry, portraits and sports for a wide variety of clients including The New York Times, National Geographic Adventure, CNN Traveller, Travel + Leisure (SE Asia), Discovery Channel, GEO (Germany, Russia), Outside, The North Face, Patagonia Inc., Oriental Hotel (Bangkok), Marriott Hotel (Bangkok), Kodak, IBM, UNICEF, UNESCO and Thai International.
Jock is also an experienced outdoorsman with extensive guiding and teaching experience. He creates customized private treks, mountain biking, whitewater expeditions and photography tours around the world including many parts of the Arctic, Patagonia and the Himalayas. As a photographer, he often specializes in adventure travel and adventure sports photography. Jock was the sole photographer for Menam Chao Phraya, River of Life and Legend, a 252-page coffee-table book about Thailand’s principal waterway. He speaks Nepali and is conversant in Thai.