A marine communicates with his squad members using a headset as he moves quickly but quietly through the forest on the grounds of Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in North Carolina. * Blank-firing adapter removed by photographer in post-production. Photograph by Vance Jacobs © USMC Vance Jacobs of is an award winning professional photographer, videographer and owner of Vance Jacobs Photography in San Francisco. Vance focuses on tactical photography and videos that tell the story of United States military personnel and defense contractors. He has worked with the U.S. Military including the Army National Guard and has done multiple photography projects with the Special Forces (SOF) including U.S. Marine Corps Forces Special Operation Command (MARSOC), Navy SEALs and the Army National Guard Special Forces. Vance Jacobs Photography is now expanding into tactical advertising photography and video projects for military tactical gear and apparel brands.