Dr. D'Lynn Waldron, PhD, FRGS
A life of high adventure, royal romance, foreign intrigue, scientific discovery and public service.
An author, artist, photographer, journalist and photo-ethnographer in the remote areas of Asia and Africa.
An investigative foreign correspondent in the hottest spots of the Cold War.
A scholar who went from sophomore through BA summa cum laude to a multi-disciplinary PhD in a record 3 1/2 years.
A technologist, beginning in 1984, who helped develop the computer technology used in publishing, the graphic arts, and the movies.
As a theoretician, one of the first to advocate the genetic biochemical basis for moods and emotions.
As a Neo-Lamarckian since the 1940's in grade school saying acquired characteristics are inherited- now the science of epigenetics.
An elected Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and of the Explorers Club of New York.
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (BAFTA) voting member.
Executive Committee of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Sundays Live concerts.
Production and management with Symphony Orchestras. ClassicalMusicManagement.com
Advisory Committee for the Visual & Performing Arts of the Santa Monica-Malibu School District
and creator, webmaster and content provider of the web site for all the arts smmarts.info.
Agent for art & photography: Corbis. Agent for composing: ASCAP.
all contents of this site are copyright by D'Lynn Waldron 2013
Brief Non-Science CV
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IN THE LIFE OF A SCHOLAR-ADVENTURER
JOURNEY ALONE AROUND THE WORLD
Starting a journey alone around the world in 1957
Further than at Home first book published in 1959
Nepal contents page
Marriage to Prince of Nepal 1958
Royal Family photos
A few of the letters from Royal Family to D'Lynn Waldron
Maoist War in the Himalayas 1958- ongoing
Myth of the Mark of Genghis Khan
Piloting DC3 in the Himalayas 1958
Paintings and photos of the Himalayas
Massacre of Nepal's Royal Family June 2001
WAR CORRESPONDENT IN AFRICA
Africa Contents page
Hitchhiking alone through Africa 1960
Escape from Security Police in Apartheid South Africa 1960
War of terror in the interior of the Belgian Cong 1960
Patrice Lumumba 1960
Expedition up the Congo River 1960
Bonobos and other endangered species rescued 1960
BALLET IN FRANCE ABOUT D'LYNN WALDRON
Heroes ballet about D'Lynn Waldron in the Congo
INTERNATIONAL INTRIGUE IN HONG KONG
Red China frame-up on hanging charge 1960
Red China's use of the Myth of the Mark of Genghis Khan
TOP HONORS AT UNIVERSITY
Student body leader 1954 - 1957
BA summa cum laude, MA, PhD 1964-68
Dissertation on Traditional Societies in Economic Transition 1967
Biochemistry of moods and emotions 1948 - ongoing
Genetic Imperative to Multiply to the Maxium explains war 1949 - ongoing
Advice on how to be a top student
Post-doctoral Study Oxford
FELLOW OF THE ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY
Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society 1981
Fellow of the Explorers Club 1981
Article for British Geographical Magazine on Irish way of life 1982
Traditional Irish Way of Life in Connemara
Photo-ethnographic study of a year in the life of Priego de Cordoba, Andalucia, Spain
Article for British Geographical Magazine on Galicia, Spain 1983
Bonobos: Our little-known nearest primate relative
Two years field research in the west of Ireland 1977-79
Two years post-doctoral research in Oxford in Celtic / IronAge Studies 1979-81
Article for British Geographical Magazine on Irish way of life 1981
Photo Sampler from book on the Traditional Irish Way of Life in Connemara
Chapter 1 from book on the Traditional Irish Way of Life in Connemara
Photo-ethnographic study of Galicia, Spain 1981-82
Photo-ethnographic study of a year in the life of Priego de Cordoba, Andalucia, Spain 1981-82
Sixteen Months field researchGreek Island of Crete 1982-84
Photographs of Paradises Lost
FOOD AND TRAVEL ARTICLES IN MAJOR MAGAZINES
Travel and Food articles in major magazines
PILOTING PLANES IN DANGEROUS PLACES
Learning to fly 1954
Piloting DC3 in the Himalayas 1958
Keynote Speaker and MC at 50th Anniversary of the DC3 1986
COLD WAR INTRIGUE IN GREECE
Greek Island of Crete 1982-84
Cold War intrigue in Eastern Mediterranean 1982-84
Terrorist group N17 / 17N 1982- ongoing
HIRED BY THE FBI AS A CONSULTANT IN ITS SEARCH FOR WHITEY BULGER, AMERICA'S MOST WANTED
Working on the search for Whitey Bulger, captured June 2011.
Developing a whole new way to use the Internet in fugitive searches.
PHOTOGRAPHS FOR J. PAUL GETTY
Photographing the Getty Museum in Malibu for J. Paul Getty
DEVELOPER OF COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY FOR ARTISTS AND MOVIES
Computer technology for the graphic arts 1984 - ongoing
Movie CGI 1990 - ongoing
Computer fine artist 1984 - onging
Magazine articles on computer related subjects 1986 - ongoing
First articles on data security dangers of the Internet - 1996
Artwork, Animation and Scores for TV Specials
Musical Theatre 1949 - ongoing
20th Century Fox 1956 and 1959
Computer technology for the entertainment industry 1984 - ongoing
CD covers and advertising portraits 1989 ongoing
Patriotic paintings of eagles
BAFTA, The British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Composers of Music for the Movies
Classical Music Management
Association of California Symphony Orchestras' Most Valuable Player Award 2004
(Given in 2004 to a non-instrumentalist for using the media to popularize classical music in all segments and ages of the community.)
How to photography your maestro, his symphony and his soloists
MUSIC FOR THE MOVIES
Interviews, photos, biographies, discographies of composers
SANTA MONICA-MALIBU SCHOOL DISTRICT VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Appointment in 2011 to a three year term on the District Advisory Committee for the Visual & Performing Arts
Creator, Designer and WebMaster of the Visual & Performing Arts Web Site
E-PUBLISHING VS. VANISHING BOOK ROYALTIES
Torn up Macmillan/Viacom book contract for royalties on net