John Patrick was born in New York City.

As a child, he immersed himself in the natural world.

During his teenage years, he became interested in nature and wildlife.

In the early nineteen-eighties, he participated in an internship program at the New York Zoological societies Bronx campus.

Following his internship, he discovered fishing and the maritime world,

and encouraged him to obtain A one hundred-ton Captain's license.

Currently, John Patrick is an Airboat eco-tour guide with both

Wicked Airboats, and Boggy Creek Airboat Adventures,

touring Central Florida's Everglades, he continues to fuel his passion for both wildlife and photography.

Through his wildlife photography, he can capture the beauty that nature has to offer, and he's able to share it with everyone.

2018 through 2020, his photography has earned him numerous accolades in various photo contests throughout the state of Florida. You can find his works on multiple websites and displayed in local businesses.