“I think of myself as a writer who photographs. Images, for me, can be
considered poems, short stories or essays.”—Sam Abell.
From our National Geographic collection comes this series of shots by Sam Abell, one of the most revered and artistically inclined
photographers in the National Geographic family. Starting his work
with the magazine in 1967, Abell has contributed to our understanding
of the diversity of the natural world and its inhabitants for over six
decades. Learn more at samabell.com.