What she is most known for? Most
important (or most famous) work?
Her work received awards such as
IPA International Photography Award
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Photography Master Award
Travel Photography of the Year
BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year was consider
as the “Oscars” of nature photography photo
Her work is known for the wildlife in Antarctica and
Nature’s Best International
Photography Award in 2008
Highly honored and Exhibited at the
Smithsonian Natural History Museum in
Traveler Photography of the Year in
Winner of the Living Planet that came
in 2nd place.
Style of photography. Has their style
change over the course of their career?
She visited 65 over countries before falling in
love with Antarctica and spent most of her time in
the Polar regions.
From there she spent most of her time in the
Artic area taking photos of scenery and animals.
Contribution to the field of
Her passion for the natural
world grew into a lifelong
messages around the
world to respect and care
for our fragile planet.
These are the publications
she did for magazine
How has his/her work influence or
make a positive change?
She dedicated herself to help
In the fall of 2009, she was a
member of the Emerging
League of iLCP, the
International League of
She also joined “The
Explorer’s Club”, which is an
honor reserved and they help
contribute to the scientific
knowledge in the
geographical exploration and
How does he/she make a living?
photo, prints, workshops, etc)
She offers assignments to
others to join her in a
journey to photographing in
the Arctic and many other
She also has a book called
She sells prints with many
She also sponsors many
different brands like
Nikon, Energizer, The North
Special techniques used ( like
lighting, color, black and white, etc.)
Many of her photos are under natural lighting and
many are close up views. Her close up views
mainly show a lot of emotion from the
creatures, the distant shots are to show action or
their physical appearance, both their natural
colors or shadows.
How distinguish his/her work from
The photographer I’ve chosen, loves to have her
shots either taken at a distance or really up close
to the face or body of the animal.
Most of her work deals with saving the planet
and the animals on it. So her photos are mainly
on National Geographic, Nature’s Best, and all
sorts of Wildlife Magazines.
How do you respond to the
photographer’s work? What did you
learn from him/her?
The up close shots of the animals is what drew
me to her photos, the expressions of the animals
(when they aren’t fierce), and the different
features in every single animal.
Close up views help to see the
expressions on the creatures
face, especially the details of their
Rules of third, the bear is not directly in
the center, therefore we can see a bit of
The point of interest leads us to the
bear, the camera angle taken of the
bear is against the sunlight, making the
it look very dark.
The close up shot shows the texture of
the bird, how smooth its feathers are on
their body, and the details of the beak.