Paul is a Canadian marine biologist with a specialty in polar bears and Arctic ecosystems and he has been working for National Geographic Magazine for 15 years. As an assignment photographer he has produced 15 stories for the magazine. His work focuses on the delicate relationship between healthy ecosystems and marine wildlife and his preferred working niche are polar environments.
In addition to his collaboration with National Geographic, his work has been featured in hundreds of other publications around the world and he has given public presentations in over 20 countries. Most recently, Paul’s work was exhibited at the world renowned Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles and he was a featured speaker at the 2011 TED Conference. He was recently named one of the World’s top 40 Most Influential Outdoor Photographers by BBC Magazine.