David Leland Hyde began to travel in 2010 to talk about the adventure travels of Ardis and Philip Hyde exploring back roads and unmarked trails to defend America's wilderness and national parks with landscape photography.

(See the CURRENT EXHIBITIONS tab under PRESS/EVENTS for the photography gallery and museum show schedule. Check back here for the Slide Show and Fireside Chat Schedule as seperate from the Exhibitions Schedule.)

David Leland Hyde Keynote Address

Nature Photographer Philip Hyde and His Family Ramble the Southwest

Escalante Canyons Art Festival and Everett Ruess Days

Friday, September 26, 2014 at 7:30 pm

Escalante High School Auditorium, Escalante, Utah

For more information:

Keynote Speech At Escalante Canyons Art Festival

Escalante Canyons Art Festival Website

A number of other speaking engagements at universities and other organizations are in development. Check back here for updates.

In 2013, David Leland Hyde gave PowerPoint guest lectures in art and environmental science classes at Feather River College in Quincy, California. FRC is in the top 10 academically of all community colleges in California.

In November 2010, David Leland Hyde spoke at the Colorado Environmental Film Festival. See the blog post, "Colorado Environmental Film Festival." His PowerPoint slide show presented at the Colorado Environmental Film Festival was the basis for other slide shows on Philip Hyde's life in conservation and photography presented at libraries, museums, colleges, universities and parks. David Leland Hyde's latest talk was in Dianne Lipscomb's Art Appreciation class at Feather River College last week.