Founder and Photographer

Mexico City > Vancouver Island



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About Cristina

Creativity has taken Cristina Mittermeier to some of the most unique corners of the globe. A world renowned marine biologist, photographer, writer and conservationist, she inspires environmental action through visual storytelling, unbound by language or geography. Cristina has been recognized with the Smithsonian Conservation Photographer of the Year, National Geographic Adventurer of the Year, is a Sony Artisan of Imagery and a TED Talks speaker. In 2015, she co-founded SeaLegacy with her partner Paul Nicklen, a non-profit dedicated to protecting the ocean. Originally from Mexico City, we spoke to Cristina about her remarkable creative life from Mexico to Canada and protecting the magic of our planet.  


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