Michelle Valberg is a Nikon Ambassador and an award-winning wildlife photographer who has been telling stories with her camera for more than 30 years. She has traveled to all continents in search of adventure and photographic opportunities. She is particularly celebrated for her passion for Canada and the Arctic. Her captivating images grace magazine covers, as well, they are featured in numerous publications, exhibitions, and hang in embassies worldwide. Michelle’s iconic images also appear on plane tails, a Royal Canadian Mint coin and on Canada Post stamps.
Beyond photography, Michelle is also well known for her philanthropy. She is a public speaker, author, community leader and advocate for animals, the environment and conservation.
Michelle has published 4 books and is the first Canadian Geographic Photographer-in-Residence. She is a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographic Society and an International Fellow of the Explorer’s Club in New York City.