Jorge Castillo is an Ecuadorian environmental visual communicator passionate about nature and the stories around it. He obtained his biology degree from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador, his M.A. in photography at Ohio University, and now is in charge of visual communication and multimedia at Tropical Herping. Jorge has traveled most of Ecuador's highest peaks and paramos studying and documenting the unique ecology of these ecosystems. He is also a contributor of the photographic projects Yasuni en Imágenes and Wao Mimo, which portrayed Yasuni National Park's natural wonders, cultures, and threats. By combining his passion for nature with his geeky abilities, Jorge likes to find creative ways to tell stories about nature.

Acres of rainforest saved

216

Acres of rainforest saved

80 simultaneous mosquito bites

80

Simultaneous mosquito bites

18 volcanoes climbed

18

Volcanos climbed