All posts by Patrick Lynch

Artist | writer | designer | photographer Patrick J. Lynch is a Senior Digital Officer in the Office of Public Affairs and Communications at Yale University. In his 43 years with Yale University he has been a medical illustrator, biomedical and scientific photographer, audiovisual producer, and for the past 30 years a director of media and communications service units, and a designer of interactive multimedia teaching, training, and informational software and Web sites. Lynch has won over 30 national and international awards for his medical illustration, publications, and software design, including a 2012 National Outdoor Book Award, the 2005 Pirelli INTERNETional Awards for Best Overall multimedia teaching site, and best site from higher education, the 1992 Best-in-Show Award from the Health Sciences Communications Association and a Gold Medal, Silver Medal and Award of Excellence in the international INVISION Multimedia Awards. Lynch has authored over 100 professional papers, magazine articles, and book chapters. He has been a consultant and invited speaker on Web design and Web communications issues to many universities, government agencies, corporations, and non-profits groups, and regularly does talks, workshops, and professional papers on communications management, biocommunications, academic computing, medical illustration, biomedical visualization, and Web strategy and production management. In 2011 Yale University Press published his latest book, A Field Guide to the Southeast Coast & Gulf of Mexico, a winner of the National Outdoor Book Award for 2012 for field guidebooks. Previous National Outdoor Book Award winners include Farley Mowat, Robert Michael Pyle, David Attenborough, Roderick Nash, Richard Bangs, and Aldo Leopold.

Switch Grass

Switch Grass Meigs Point, Hammonasset Beach State Park 41° 15' 1.54" N, 72° 32' 22.81" W, 91.00 M November 17, 2019 #TheAtlanticShore

Tuttle’s Point, Guilford, CT

41° 15' 53.37" N, 72° 40' 30.99" W, 90° M, November 25, 2019, 14:55, #TheAtlanticShore

Chaffinch Island and the West River

Chaffinch Island, Guilford, Connecticut. 41° 15' 55.81" N, 72° 40' 32.36" W, 90° M, November 25, 2019, 15:20, #TheAtlanticShore

Herring Gull

Chaffinch Island, Guilford, Connecticut, USA

Chaffinch Bay, Guilford, CT

41° 15' 53.12" N, 72° 40' 30.05" W, 210° M, November 25, 2019, 15:27 #TheAtlanticShore

Chaffinch Island, Guilford, CT

41° 15' 54.92" N, 72° 40' 31.16" W, 115° M, November 25, 2019, 14:17, #TheAtlanticShore

Guilford Point

Guilford Point 41° 15' 55.76" N, 72° 40' 30.88" W, 101° M November 25, 2019, 15:27

Ethereal marsh.

Wheeler Marsh, Milford Point, Connecticut. November 21, 2019, 41° 10' 25.25" N, 73° 6' 17.27" W, 333° M

Cover images from "A Field Guide to Cape Cod."

A Field Guide to Cape Cod

Including Nantucket, Martha’s Vineyard, Block Island, and Eastern Long Island

Photo of Patrick Lynch.

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