For Episode 8, Milo interviewed the amazing photographer Chris Burkard. Chris talked to Milo about his career as a traveling photographer and his adventures along the way. He gave advice for kids who are interested in getting started with photography.
Chris is well known for his surf and adventure photography, he has traveled all over the world shooting. He recently released a film called “Under an Arctic Sky” which documents Arctic surfing and the adventure involved. His photography has been published on over 35 magazines covers, including Surfer Magazine, The New Yorker, and National Geographic.
In 2015, Chris released his first children’s book, “The Boy Who Spoke to the Earth.” Illustrated by David McClellan and published by Dreamling Books, the book is an inspirational story that follows the young protagonist as he travels through the wilderness. Encompassing themes that are central to Chris’ work, such as exploration, observation, inspiration and the pursuit of joy.
Follow Chris’ instagram @chrisburkard to see more of his adventures.
All photos used courtesy of Chris Burkard