Tonee Harbert, grew up in Oregon, and has lived most of his life in Maine. He has worked as a commercial, fine art and documentary photographer. His photography has been exhibited at the Corcoran Gallery, Portland (Maine) Museum of Art, Farnsworth Art Museum, Danforth Museum of Art, ICA at Maine College of Art, the Center for Maine Contemporary Art and the Roswell Museum and Art Center. He is currently at the Roswell Artist-in-Residence Program (NM). His work has been awarded an Emmy Award and has been featured on CBS Sunday Morning, and in books and motion pictures.