Cristina 'Mitty' Mittermeier: Enoughness
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Cristina ‘Mitty’ Mittermeier is one of the pioneers of conservation photography as we know it.
In 2005 she founded the International League of Conservation Photographers to provide a platform for photographers working on environmental issues. In 2014 she co-founded SeaLegacy along with her partner Paul Nicklen, also one of the world’s leading conservation photographers. SeaLegacy is a conservation organisation which uses a combination of art, science, visual storytelling and conservation to protect our oceans and build a healthy future for our planet.
Cristina is a Sony Ambassador and her work has appeared in hundreds of publications, including National Geographic Magazine, The New York Times, CNN and TIME.
Cristina is the recipient of many prestigious awards, including the Smithsonian Conservation Photographer of the Year Award and the Imaging Award for Photographers Who Give Back. She was named one of the 100 Latinos Most Committed to Climate Action and is recognized as one of the World’s top 40 Most Influential Outdoor Photographers by Outdoor Magazine.
In 2022, she received an Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts, from Simon Fraser University in British Columbia, Canada.
Cristina’s photography is as beautiful, powerful and important. If you already know who Cristina is, you’ll learn a lot here about her backstory, motivations and outlook on life. If you don’t know Christina, you’re about to meet a fantastic photographer and inspirational person who lives on the frontline of the battle against climate change and is making a real difference in some of the huge challenges facing our world today.
Follow this week’s guest at the following links:
Website - https://cristinamittermeier.com
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/mitty/
SeaLegacy website - https://www.sealegacy.org
SeaLegacy YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/sealegacy
SeaLegacy Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/sealegacy/
SeaLegacy Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/sealegacy
Cristina’s Sony Ambassador page - https://alphauniverse.com/member/#/cristina-mittermeier/
Additional show links
Lady with the Goose - https://www.instagram.com/p/CWY-eUOJeV2/
Marine Iguanas - https://www.instagram.com/p/Cd_08IxJFhX/
Cristina and Paul’s ‘Evolve’ exhibition at Hilton | Asmus Contemporary - https://hilton-asmus.com/evolve/?v=32aec8db952d#exhibition
Smith Nature Symposium Award - Smith_Symposium_Awards_Dinner_2022.html
Art Wolf - https://www.instagram.com/artwolfe/
Frans Lanting - https://www.instagram.com/franslanting/
Nick Nichols - https://www.instagram.com/michaelnicknichols/
Joel Sartore - https://www.instagram.com/joelsartore/
Queen - https://www.queenonline.com
Bryan Adams photography - http://bryanadamsphotography.com
The Lumineers - https://www.instagram.com/thelumineers/
ReFi Podcast - https://refipodcast.podbean.com
Ikagi (reason for being) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ikigai
Sony Alpha Photography Equipment - https://alphauniverse.com/alpha/
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