House fire photos featured on

September 13th, 2014 | News

This past Monday evening around 7:45 pm, a house fire erupted at a nearby house in El Dorado where I live. I quickly drove over to the scene and tried to capture the event. Luckily no people or animals were injured and the fire was put out successfully by read more…

‘Dulce’ favorited by Nat Geo Editor!

June 8th, 2014 | News

‘Dulce’, a portrait of my whippet Sloan, was recently favorited by National Geographic Fine Art/Editorial Photographer Robin Schwartz as part of an assignment (“The Animals we love”) for Nat Geo’s online quotient Your Shot. Schwartz is an accomplished photographer with works in Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Smithsonian, Time Magazine read more…

‘Un Poco de Todo’ published in The Santa Fe Reporter’s 2014-15 Annual Manual!

May 1st, 2014 | News

My 2007 photograph ‘Un Poco de Todo’ was recently published in The Santa Fe Reporter’s 2014-2015 Annual Manual: The locals guide to living in Santa Fe (pg-66). The picture was selected as part of  the 2014 Santa Fe Manual Photo Contest, chosen by the editors of The Santa Fe Reporter. read more…

Inspirational Photography Books

March 2nd, 2014 | News

Happy Sunday afternoon!

I wanted to share some photography books with you that have influenced and shaped me and my work throughout the years. I would highly recommend taking a look at these titles. If you have any feedback or suggestions about these or any other photography/art literature, please feel free read more…

Alhambra published in SF New Mexican’s ‘Lasting Images’

December 19th, 2013 | News

Alhambra was recently published (12-18-2013) in The Santa Fe New Mexican‘s ‘Lasting Images’, part of the newspaper’s travel section. The caption reads: “In October, Max Underwood of Santa Fe visited the Alhambra, a 14th century Moorish palace in Granada, Spain. ‘Alhambra in Arabic means ‘red’, which refers to the read more…

Latest and Upcoming Adventures!

July 9th, 2013 | News

Hello All!

I hope everyone’s Summer of 2013 is going well! I wanted to check in and update you on my most recent photo adventures. This summer I have been keeping busy working and going out on the weekends to various locales around New Mexico to take new pictures. Coming soon read more…

‘Horse and Hound’ on National Geographic’s Daily Dozen!

May 15th, 2013 | News

Hello all,

I recently found out that one of my photos, Horse and Hound was selected by National Geographic’s Daily Dozen (April 12th, 2013)! This is very exciting for me because I am a big fan of National Geographic and their photography. I feel that this is a very good step read more…

Welcome to Max Underwood Photography!

May 4th, 2013 | News

Hello World!

I would like to welcome you to the new and improved! This is the second incarnation of my website, which was created in order to offer larger and easier viewing of images, more frequent updates, and brand new content!  Comments, questions and requests can be made in the read more…