John Dyer is a photographer, author and film maker. He studied with American masters Russell Lee and Garry Wingrand. He is the author of five books: “Conjunto” (University of Texas Press, October, 2005) is a celebration in environmental portraits of an indigenous roots music specific to South Texas. “El Vaquero Real, The Original American Cowboy” (Bright Sky Press, September, 2007), tells the story of the Texas Vaquero, his lifestyle, history and culture and “San Antonio Hidden Treasures” (Private Commission, 2011), “The Lure” (Amazon, 2016), a novel and “The Past Has No Regrets” (Amazon, 2017), a novel. He's written several screenplays and directed two short films: “José”, 2016 and “I Miss You Already”, 2017. John lives with his wife Diane in San Antonio, Texas.