Liron GertsmanNaturalist & Photographer
About Liron Gertsman
You may have seen him on CBC’s “The National”, heard his voice on CBC Radio One, or seen his work in publications such Canadian Geographic magazine, The Guardian, GEO magazine, and others. Liron Gertsman has been observing and photographing the natural world continuously since he first got his hands on a borrowed pair of binoculars and a camera at the age of five. His work has been experienced by millions in some of the largest museums across the world, including the Natural History Museum in London and the Smithsonian in Washington DC. Liron uses his tours and imagery to educate on the importance of preserving and protecting the natural world for the continued health and existence of all who live on our planet.
As a naturalist and photographer, he feels it is his duty to show people the essence of Earth, by thinking outside the box to create unique experiences and eye-catching images that connect people with nature. Liron’s photographic work has been widely recognized and awarded, sweeping the professional category of the 2022 Audubon Photography Awards and earning a highly commended designation in the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. Bringing 15 years of experience to his tours, Liron uses his intimate knowledge of bird and wildlife hotspots to craft the best experiences possible. Liron has ornithological training from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and Birds Canada, and has a biology degree from the University of British Columbia.