Jim Koepnick has been a professional photographer for 32 years and Chief photographer for EAA for 28 years. He has photographed over 500 covers for EAA.
His freelance company, Koepnick photography.com is highly recognized for his creative freelance photography, which, in addition to aviation, includes weddings, events, commercial, automobiles, sports, underwater and travel.
Koepnick’s award winning photographs have appeared in magazines such as Life, Time, Flying, Men’s Journal, People, Wisconsin Trails and Popular Mechanics. His advertising work includes Columbia Coffee and Canon.
Jim has worked with Bruce Moore since 1991.
In 2012 ISAP awarded Jim the ISAP’s George Hall Lifetime Achievement Award., their highest honor, for “a lifetime of outstanding contributions to aviation photography”.