Ralph Staples, a nature and landscape photographer, is exhibiting his work at the First Federal Savings and Loan on Commercial Street in Boothbay Harbor.
He studied at the New England Institute of Professional Photography and the Nikon School of Photography. In addition, Staples attended seminars by the famous nature photographers, John Shaw and Tony Sweet.
Staples is a member of Professional Photographers of America, Capital Area Camera Club, Maine Professional Photographers and the Boothbay Region Art Foundation.
His photographs have been featured in calendars, brochures and trade magazines. Many of his prints have received awards from Maine Professional Photographers.
The show at 41 Townsend Avenue, Boothbay Harbor, is sponsored by the Boothbay Region Art Foundation and will run through June and July during normal banking hours.