Dan has spent his career trying to better understand the nexus between people and their rapidly changing environment, whether it be through climate change or globalization. Trained in policy studies, Dan believes firmly in the power of visual storytelling as a vessel for advocacy and awareness, which helps to better inform policy makers. He has worked extensively in the Pacific Islands region and Asia.
He is a contributor to National Geographic, the Associated Press, and the Guardian. Additionally, Dan is a crewmember for the Polynesian Voyaging Society, a Fellow of The Explorers Club, and a member of the IUCN Specialist Group on Cultural and Spiritual Values of Protected Areas. He is also a brand ambassador for Maui Jim, Waiola Coconut Water, and Brazyn Life.
Dan is currently based in Honolulu and is available for photography and multimedia assignments.
Email: danlinphotography (at) gmail.com