J. Griffis Smith

J. Griffis Smith (“Griff”) has logged about 300,000 miles on the road during his 30 year career as photographer for Texas Highways magazine and The Texas Travel Guide published by the Texas Department of Transportation. In 2014 Texas A&M University Press published a book composed of his favorite photographs from his travels across the state entitled “On The Road With Texas Highways.”

Since his retirement in 2014, Griff has toured Cuba numerous times and given presentations on Cuba to various community organizations. Currently Griff serves on the board of directors of the  Big Bend Film Commission and manages the Jlyle art collection and gallery in his hometown of Caldwell, Texas.