Jean Paul De La Harpe

Jean-Paul was born in Santiago, Chile. He is a biologist and a professional photographer. From his childhood, he was fascinated by nature and outdoor life. Since 2002 he has guided nature and photography expeditions in many Chilean environments, from the dry Atacama desert to the windy and cold Patagonia. His has published books about Chilean Nature, participated in documentaries and television programs, and his work has been requested for magazines and media. His main goal with his photographic work is to show the beauty and fragility of nature through images to create a collective conscience about the importance of nature conservation. Nowadays he works extensively as a photography guide and teacher, always giving maximum effort to ensure a unique experience of enjoyment and learning inside Nature for others.