Photographers Jonathan Irish and Stefanie Payne Take “The Greatest American Road Trip” to Shenandoah National Park

Fujifilm celebrates The Greatest American Road Trip by offering
everyone the opportunity to enter a sweepstakes and win the FUJIFILM
cameras and lenses these photographers rely on as they capture the
beauty of all 59 National Parks

VALHALLA, N.Y. & WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Photographers Jonathan Irish and Stefanie Payne have arrived at
Shenandoah National Park, the 10th stop in their epic
year-long quest to capture the raw beauty and breathtaking scenery of
all 59 U.S. National parks in 52 weeks. “The
Greatest American Road Trip”
was conceived to celebrate the
Centennial of the U.S. National Park Service, and Fujifilm is proud to
support this celebration.

Jonathan Irish, who has photographed for many notable publications and
media outlets including National Geographic, The New York Times, CNN,
and BBC, and Stefanie Payne, a former creative product development lead
for NASA, began their journey on January 1, 2016 in the warmer climates
of the Everglades, Dry Tortugas and Biscayne Parks. They are now
visiting Shenandoah National Park, known for its cascading waterfalls,
spectacular vistas, and quiet wooded hollows.

Jonathan and Stefanie are shooting with FUJIFILM X-Series digital
cameras and equipment, including the award-winning weather resistant FUJIFILM
mirrorless camera and FUJINON
XF lenses
, and the FUJIFILM
INSTAX® Instant Film cameras
to uniquely capture America’s greatest
treasures and chronicle their experience.

After each park visit is concluded, photos and content from that park is
being posted to their website and social media sites:,,


Fujifilm is launching monthly “Greatest American Road Trip” Sweepstakes,
beginning Tuesday, March 1 and running through December 2016. The
sweepstakes gives entrants the chance to win FUJIFILM X-Series
digital cameras and INSTAX® Instant Film cameras.

To enter, go to:,
and upload a unique, personal photo of your favorite U.S. National Park,
and answer a question from Jonathan and Stefanie’s blog, found at

Each month, Fujifilm will be giving away the following sets of prizes:

  • FUJIFILM X-T1 weather-resistant mirrorless camera with the
    XF18-55mmF2.8-4 R LM OIS lens;
  • FUJIFILM INSTAX® Mini 90 instant camera and INSTAX Mini Instant Film;
  • FUJIFILM INSTAX® Mini 70 instant camera and INSTAX Mini Instant Film;
  • FUJIFILM INSTAX® Mini 8 instant camera and INSTAX Mini Instant Film.

To stay up to date on the parks during The Greatest American Road
Trip, read the blog and see the photos at:,
and follow on Facebook:
and Instagram:

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About The Greatest American Road Trip

The Greatest American Road Trip will start on January 1, 2016 and will
continue until December 31, 2016. During that time, professional outdoor
photographer Jonathan Irish and Stefanie Payne, former creative product
development lead for NASA, will hit the road in a 4X4 SUV, with an Airstream
trailer in tow, visiting all 59 U.S. National Parks in 52 weeks. With
parks located in the Caribbean,
northern Alaska,
in the Pacific and everywhere in between, this is an
ambitious, yet attainable goal to capture beautiful images of every U.S.
National Park in one calendar year. For more information, please sign up
for the newsletter at:,
and follow on Facebook:
and Instagram: @Jonathan_Irish.

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Diane Rainey, (914) 789-8657
Greatest American Road Trip
Jonathan Irish, (202) 509-4559