Jason Edwards, Photographer
Jason's National Geographic image portfolio ranks among the largest of any photographer in the Society’s long history. His work has appeared in publications including BBC Wildlife magazine, Australian Geographic, Sports Illustrated, National Geographic magazine, the New Yorker, and Condé Nast Traveler. He is a regular recipient of awards “for his extreme efforts and absolute commitment to obtaining rare and amazing photographs.” More recently, he has been awarded the honour of becoming National Geographic’s Face of Pure Photography, giving television viewers in over 100 countries insights into the life of a wildlife photographer.
Nick Hayward, Film-maker
Nick is one of Australia’s top international cinematographers and an award-winning wildlife film cameraman and producer. Famously, Nick’s lyrebird sequence with BBC & Attenborough was voted by UK audiences as their “most favourite Attenborough moment of all time”. A lifetime wildlife enthusiast, Nick says, “I’ve always loved to contribute to conservation so I feel this is an interesting way to do it.”