The Art Wolfe Next-Generation Nature Photographers Grant Gabby Salazar - Greensboro, North Carolina Grant Value $10,000 Watching an Alaskan brown bear fish for salmon in the wilds of Alaska remains one of the most riveting experiences of my life. Safely positioned on the banks of a roaring stream, I watched as the gargantuan bear lurched forward to pick up a fish it had … [Read more...]
Gabby Salazar is a conservation photojournalist and a current MSc student in Conservation Science at Imperial College London. A U.S. Fulbright Scholar in Photography and a National Geographic Young Explorer Grantee, Gabby has worked on environmental photography projects across the world, from Indonesia to Peru. Gabby is a member of the Emerging League of the International League of Conservation Photographers and served as the youngest ever President of the North American Nature Photography Association. In 2015, she spent five months on the island of Mauritius, where she produced a traveling photography exhibit about the country’s endangered species recovery programs (see www.gabbysalazar.com).