Corey Rich is one of the world's most recognized adventure and outdoor lifestyle visual storytellers. Combining his creativity and athleticism to capture both still and motion content in some of the wildest places on the planet, Corey has successfully transitioned his work and focus from exclusively shooting stil… Read More
Corey Rich is one of the world's most recognized adventure and outdoor lifestyle visual storytellers. Combining his creativity and athleticism to capture both still and motion content in some of the wildest places on the planet, Corey has successfully transitioned his work and focus from exclusively shooting still photography to shooting both stills and directing major commercial and documentary motion projects (www.coreyrich.com). He has captured stunning content on a wide array of projects that include, alpine climbing in Pakistan’s Karakoram Mountains, ultra-marathon racing in the Sahara Desert of Morocco, freight train hopping in the American West, underwater cave exploration in the Yucatan and snowboarding in Papua New Guinea.
Additionally, Rich is Vice President and co-owner of Aurora Photos (www.auroraphotos.com), Novus Select (www.novusselect.com) and Tectonic Media Group (www.tectonicmg.com). Rich was the driving force behind founding Aurora’s Outdoor Collection, which is the world’s leading brand of outdoor adventure and outdoor lifestyle photography. Additionally, Rich played a major roll in creating Novus Select, Aurora’s assignment agency and multimedia production company based in New York City.
In the Fall of 2012, Rich helped launch and joined Tectonic Media Group, www.tectonicmg.com , a division of Novus Select. TMG represents four of the world’s most elite outdoor adventure photographers and filmmakers working today. TMG artists are not only amazing trans-media storytellers, but also possess the rare ability to succeed under pressure and achieve high production value shoots in the most remote and dangerous locations on Earth.
Corey is a Nikon ambassador, a member of the SanDisk Extreme Team, a professional partner with Lowepro, on the Visual Journalism Advisory Board at Brooks Institute, co-founder and lead instructor of the Summit Series Adventure Photography Workshop, member of the Rowell Legacy Committee and on The Rowell Award for the Art of Adventure judging panel. Some of Rich’s clients include Anheuser-Busch, Apple, Columbia Sportswear, Discovery, Energizer, Ford, Mazda, NBC, New Mexico Tourism, Nevada Tourism, Nike, Nikon, The North Face, Patagonia, RedBull and Vail Resorts. His first book, “My Favorite Place: Great Athletes In The Great Outdoors”, was published by Chronicle Books. Read Less