awards and exhibits FILM 2017 Holy (un)Holy River wins multiple festival awards. 2016 Best Film Exploration and Adventure -Holy (un)Holy River-Banff Mountain Film Festival 2016 Best Mountain Culture -Holy (un)Holy River-Torello Mountain Film Festival 2016 Official Selection -Holy (un)Holy River-Telluride Mountain Film Festival 2016 Winner -Holy (un)Holy River-BOFF Outdoor Film Festival 2016 Environmental Awareness Award -Martin's Boat-Wasatch Mountain Film Festival 2016 Best Conservation Film -Martin's Boat-Lookout Wild Film Festival 2016 Best Short Film -Martin's Boat-Flagstaff Film Festival 2016 Best Adventure and Exploration Film -Banff Mountain Film Festival-2016 Best Mountain Culture-Torello Mountain Film Festival-2016 2014/2015 Best Short Film -Delta Dawn- Banff Mountain Film Festival 2014, Banff, Canada POYi , Award of Excellence for Documentary Journalism-Delta Dawn-2014 Best Short Film -Delta Dawn- New York Wild Film Festival 2015, New York, NY Best Storytelling-Delta Dawn-Chamonix Film Festival-2015 Best Environmental Film-Delta Dawn-Frozen Film Festival San Francisco-2015 Best Conservation Award-Delta Dawn-Lookout Wild Film Festival-2015 2nd Runner Up-Delta Dawn-Film Festival Flix-2015 Best Environmental Film -Delta Dawn-Reel Paddling Film Festival -2015 2011/2012 Best Short Mountain Film -Chasing Water- Banff Mountain Film Festival 2011, Banff, Canada Best Environmental Film - Chasing Water-Kendal Mountain Film Festival 2012, Kendal, England Best Story Telling -Chasing Water- Chamonix Adventure Festival 2012, Chamonix, France Honorable Mention - Chasing Water-Wild and Scenic Film Festival 2012, California Most Inspiring Film -Chasing Water- 5 Point Film Festival 2011, Carbondale, CO Best Environmental Film - Chasing Water-Frozen Film Festival 2011, San Francisco, CABest Documentary -Chasing Water- Clearwater Film Festival 2011, Clearwater, FL Best Cinematography - Chasing Water-Cine Film Festival 2011, Montana Winner "Activism Through Adventure"-Chasing Water- Adventure Film Festival 2011, Colorado. Winner "Water for All" -Chasing Water- CMS Environmental Film Festival 2011, Delhi, India. PHOTOGRAPHY / WRITING Gold and Bronze: Lowell Thomas Award 2014 by North American Travel Journalism for overall excellence in photography and finalist in writing Silver: Lowell Thomas Award 2013 by Society of American Travel Writers for "Granny Diaries" a feature story on family and Mexico for National Geographic Traveler Magazine Listed as a "Freshwater Hero" by the National Geographic Society for Pete's ongoing work on water Chasing Water Exhibit, Colorado River, Rockewell Museum, New York 2015/16 National Geographic's Greatest Photographs of The American West - museum exhibit/book, 2012 Washington DC Fotoweek - First Place- Best Conservation Photography Series 2010, 2011. Washington DC Fotoweek - Second Place - Best Commercial Series 2010. Visa Pour L'Image 2011 - Colorado River Presentation, Perpignan, France. "Extreme" Group Show - The Annenburg Space for Photography - Los Angeles, CA. Salt Lake City Public Library - Colorado River Photo Exhibit 2012. National Conservation Training Center - West Virginia - Colorado River Photo Exhibit 2011. Denver Museum of Nature and Science - Colorado River Photo Exhibit 2011. Pictures of the Year International - Award of Excellence - Sports Action 2007. Knight Fellowship for Professional Journalists - Stanford University 2006-2007. Communications Arts 2005. The Society of Professional Journalists - 1998, 1999, 2000.