About Rangefound®

Rangefinder Reportage by Michael Limbert, a Cincinnati-based photographer with a focus on personal and immediate reaction. In between lives in LA, NYC, Detroit & Chicago, Michael sharpened his photographic intent and earned gallery showings in the US and Europe. Currently, he’s working towards a personal theme relating to atomic energy.


BA, Kalamazoo College; Kalamazoo, MI

Recent Awards/Selection/Exhibitions

2024 American Photography AP40 Chosen Winner “The Bulletin of Atomic Science
2022 15th Annual International Color Awards
2020 13th Annual International Color Awards – 3 Nominations
2019 12th Annual International Color Awards Nomination “Giant Pistachio”
2018 PX3 Prix De La Photographie Paris Honorable Mentions (Press / Nature) “Atomically Correct”
2018 11th Annual International Color Awards Nomination “Atomically Correct”
2017 10th Annual International Color Awards Winner + Nominations “Condimeria”
2017 Fathom Gallery “Present But Not Involved” (group)
2017 Fabrik/Photo Independent LA “On The Street” (group)
2016 One Show Photo Auction
2015 Athens Photo Festival, rangefound photobook
2014 7th Annual International Color Awards (“People” cat. + 8 other nominations)
2014 ASMP NY Image 14, NYC
2013 Art Of Photography Show
2013 American Photography 29
2012 ASMP NY “Image 12”, NYC (group)
2011 Format Festival 11, Derby, UK (“American Tour” photobook; group)
2011 Filter Photo Festival; “Beginnings” Black Cloud Gallery, Chicago, IL (group)
2011 PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris, “state fairBronze, People’s Choice
2010 FotoGrafia Festival Internazionale di Roma (“American Tour” photobook; group)

2009 International Photography Awards Official Selection (“Delicious” series, “Vegas Couch” single entry)
2009 New York Photo Festival Awards Nominee (American Tour photobook)
2008 Foto8 Summer Show, Host Gallery; London (group)
2008 ASMPNY “Close Up“, Calumet; NYC (group)
2007 PX3 Prix De La Photographie Paris, Honorable Mention
2005 APA-LA VisionQuest Winner, Places Category
2005 APA-LA VisionQuest Hon. Mention, Places Category
2005 APA-LA VisionQuest Hon. Mention, People Category
2004-05 New American, Henry Ford Medical Center; Troy, MI (solo)
2004 APA-NY New York, New York, Manhattan Mall; NYC (group)
2003 APA-NY New York, New York, Splashlight Studios; NYC (group)

Online Galleries

Monocle, International Street Photographer, Chevrolet, NRC Handelsblad, The Sun, Paste Magazine, Screen Magazine, Cadillac, Marlboro Team Penske, The Detroit Metro Times, ASMP Bulletin, Audio Graphic Services…

The Bulletin of Atomic Science, horror movies, American Tour, state fair, rangefound, Wave

Wave, Whitney Museum of American Art collection

Rangefound® name and all material, text and images © 2024 Michael Limbert. Rangefound name for online journals, sites, blogs featuring rangefinder camera photography and general photography is a registered U.S. Trademark (Reg. No. 3,893,811) and protected via International Bureau of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) under Madrid Agreement and Protocol (Reg. No. 1 089 240). All rights reserved. No use of images, content or Rangefound name without permission.

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