About Dale Johnson


Attended Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California

Participated in photography workshops with Oliver Gagliani, Keith Carter and Joyce Tenneson

Partner in Johnson & Johnson Studio, Honolulu, Hawaii for 30 years specializing in designing collateral for resorts and hotels

Currently resides in Lahaina, Maui

Solo Exhibitions:
 2016 October 17-November 15 2016 "Water.Colours", Weston Gallery, Carmel, California

 2014 November 2, 2013 - January 4, 2014  dnj Gallery, Santa Monica, California “Paris       Portfolio”
2013 July 16-September 29, 2013  Weston Gallery, Carmel, California   “Paris and Beyond”
2012 June 2012  dnj Gallery, Santa Monica, California “By the Sea”


Group Exhibitions

2019  May 2019-August 2019 "Summer in Carmel", Weston Gallery, Carmel, California 2019 

2019  February 16 1-April 14 "Images of the California Coast", Weston Gallery, Carmel, California 2019 
2018  January 20-April 1 "Fire and Water", Weston Gallery, Carmel, California
2016  November 15-December 27  "Night Visions", Weston Gallery, Carmel, California
2015  November 28, 2015-January 17, 2016  "Bloom", Weston Gallery, Carmel, California
2014  The Photo Review Web Exhibition of 2013 Competition Entries, 2 photographs
2014  June- August   dnj Gallery, Santa Monica, California "Faces of America" 

2013  July 25-September 10.  See Me.  “The Story of the Creative” an International      
Competition Exhibition, Angel Orensanz Foundation, New York, New York

2013   June  dnj Gallery, Santa Monica, California “Adventures in Travel”  
2012  January  Worldwide Photography Biennial Exhibition, Borges Cultural Center, Buenos        Aires, Argentina 2012  Emerging Focus Competition - Photo LA Juried Exhibition, Santa Monica, California

2012  Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO “Home”

2012  Center for Photographic Art Juried Exhibition, Carmel, California 

2012  Weston Gallelry, Carmel, California “Selections in Color” 

2011  Weston Gallery, Carmel, California “New Year, New Visions”

2011  Photoplace Gallery, Middlebury, Vermont, “Photoplace Open” 

2011  A. Smith Gallery, Johnson City, Texas  “Simplicity” 

2011  Photoplace Gallery, Middlebury, Vermont  “Wonderland” 

2011  SOHO Photo Gallery, New York, New York  “Afternoon Stroll”



2020   Px3 Prix de la Photographie, Paris.  Bronze in Nature/Water for Series "Water.Colours"

2018   12th Pollux Awards:  WINNER  in Open Category/Series:  Summer

2018  12th Pollux Awards:  Honorable Mention for Series "WaterColours" in Landscape Category

2018  12th Pollux Awards:  Honorable Mention for "Two Trees", French Landscape" and One Wave", Fine Art Category

2018  WINNER Julia Margaret Cameron "Other Category" for series "Summer" 

2018  Honorable Mention Julia Margaret Cameron "Water.Colours" in Landscapes/Seascapes

2018 Julia Margaret Cameron Honorable Mention "Dreams of Cuba" in "Other Category"
2018  International Photography Awards Honorable Mention Series "Water.Colours"
2017  FINALIST 9th Edition of of Pollux Awards/Landscape/ "Water.Colours"
2017  FINALIST 2nd Charles Dodgson B&W Awards/Cityscape "Venice Alley"
2017  International Color Awards Honorable Mention "Midnight Blue"/Abstract
2017  International Color Awards Honorable Mention "-10"/Nature
2017  International Color Awards Honorable Mention "Middle of Nowhere"/Nature
2017  International Color Awards Nominee "Trolly Time"/Americana

2016  IPA WINNER/SportsOther "Feet in the Air"
2016  IPA  Honorable Mention Fine Art Other "Nighttide"
2016  9th Annual Pollux Awards Finalist/Landscape
2016  11th Annual Black & White Spider Awards Honorable Mention in Nature /"Moonrise"
2016  Julia Margaret Cameron WINNER /Fashion
2015  IPA Honorable Mention "By the Sea" Series
2015  IPA  Honorable Mention "Family" 
2015  Px3 Prix de la Photographie, Paris.  Honorable Mention for series "By the Sea"
2015  International Color Awards Honorable Mention:  "French Road in Fog"
2015  International Color Awards Nominee:  "Paris Fashion"
2014  PX3 Prix de la Photographie, Paris:  Bronze for Sandcastle and Evening Approaches 

2014  Photography Master’s Cup Nominee/Nature
2014  Photography Master's Cup Nominee/Photojournalism

2013  Julia Margaret Cameron Award Nominee (3 images)

2012  Photography Master’s Cup Nominee/Wildlife

2011  Paris Px3 Prix de la Photographie, Altered Image Competition, Honorable Mention (5

2011  Photographer of the Year Worldwide Photography Gala Awards

2011  Worldwide Photography Gala Awards Colour Competition

2011  Worldwide Photography Gala Awads  Best Shot Competition Runner-up

2011  Worldwide Photography Gala Awards 2nd Edition Portraits and People, Runner-up 

2011  Pollux Award-  First Place in Landscape and 3rd Place in Fine Art

2011  5th Annual Photography Master’s Cup Nominee

2009  Forward Thinking Museum Runner-up




2013  Photographer’s Forum Magazine Finalist, 33rd Annual Spring Photography Contest

2012 “Best Shots” Worldwide Photography Gala Awards Book 

2012 “Storytelller” Worldwide Photography Gala Awards Book

2011 “Portraits and People” Worldwide Photography Gala Awards Book

2010 “Urban and Country Landscape” World of Photography Gala Awards Book

2010  COLOR Magazine Special Issue #10, Excellence Award featuring 3 Portfolios 

2009  Silvershotz Folio Magazine


Website:  www.dalejohnsonphotographs.com