Laura Grier has been called the Indiana Jones of Adventure Travel Photography and is a recent addition to the Discovery Channel UK’s “20 Richest People in the Word List”, people who are rich in life experiences that is. Living abroad from a young age, it is no surprise that Laura turned her life of travel, adventure and exploration into a profession. As a photojournalist for the past 20 years, Laura has photographed on all 7 continents and has made a life out of exploring the world, capturing, and writing about her experiences.
The most satisfying work that Laura has done in her career has been through her work with Novica, in Association with National Geographic, which is a global catalog that represents artisans around the world who are practicing “Vanishing Arts”. Over the past 8 years, Laura has traveled down to Peru many times and has fallen in love with the country. Passionate about mentoring, women’s education, photography and travel; Laure leads travel workshops, expeditions, and is an ambassador for sustainable travel brands like Local and Impact Travel Alliance.