Veteran Storm Chaser, Photographer, and Pilot
Skip Talbot is a storm chaser and software developer originally from the Chicago area. Skip has been documenting supercells and tornadoes across the Great Plains and Midwest since 2003. He has worked as crew and forecaster on a Tornado Intercept Vehicle (TIV) IMAX movie, piloted aircraft to film supercells from the air, and driven for the College of DuPage’s Thunderstorm Lab. Skip is currently working with atmospheric scientists Anton and Tracie Seimon, photographer Jennifer Brindley Ubl, and videographer Hank Schyma on a research mission to measure the near surface winds of tornadoes using photogrammetry. Skip also helps run an all-volunteer non-profit charity for storm victims called Storm Assist.