Jaime Culebras


Jaime Culebra is a reptile and amphibian researcher, and nature photographer based in Ecuador.

He holds a Bachelor of Biology, an MSc. in Environmental Education, an MSc in Biodiversity and Conservation of Tropical Areas, and has co-authored several papers on biogeography and descriptions of new species.

Culebra has received numerous international photography and conservation awards including Wildlife Photographer of the Year, Big Picture Natural World Photography Competition, GDT European Wildlife Photographer of the Year, the Montphoto WWF Conservation Grant in 2017, and was recognized as Conservation Photographer of the Year by AEFONA in 2018 for his work on Ecuador’s biodiversity and its threats.

World Press Photo Involvement:
Award-winning photographer 2021 Photo Contest

Jaime Culebra on Social Media:
Instagram: @jaime_culebras
Twitter: @Jaime_Culebras

Jaime Culebras

Image credit: Jaime Culebras