Cristina Goettsch Mittermeier was born in Mexico in 1966. She is a photographer and marine biologist who for the past 20 years has been working as a writer and photographer. In 2005 she founded the International League of Conservation Photographers (ILCP) and in 2015 she founded Sea Legacy, an organization dedicated to the oceans. In 2010 Mittermeier was awarded the Mission Award from the North American Nature Photography Association (NANPA) and is a member of the World Photographic Academy.

Work from the Series “The River People of the Amazon”
18 mid-size images from her series ” The River People of the Amazon” that depicts the connected and dependant relationship that the indigenous people have with the Amazon River.