Jonathan Irish is a professional outdoor, adventure, and travel photographer based in Washington, DC and represented by National Geographic Creative. He specializes in shooting active/adventure lifestyles, landscapes, and cultures abroad. Clients worldwide, including National Geographic, National Geographic Traveler, The New York Times, BBC, CNN, and many others, have published his work. Jonathan is a proud FujiFilm X-Series photographer, and is also a board member of the American Society of Picture Professionals (ASPP), DC-South Chapter.
Stefanie Payne is a creative professional and communications strategist working at NASA Headquarters in Washington, D.C. When not telling the story of human exploration in space, she writes about exploration on Earth—with travel articles and photographs appearing in The Huffington Post, The Travel Channel, blogs for The National Geographic Society, Thrillist, The Lonely Planet, The Daily Meal, The Wall Street Journal, Business Insider, and IBTimes.