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Biography:

Chris McCann is an award-winning photographer based in San Francisco, interested in both photography, technology, and the intersection between them. 

Awards/Recognition:

- 2017 - National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year - Featured [1]
- 2017 - National Geographic Daily Dozen May 15th -  Photograph chosen by the National Geographic editors. [1]
- 2017 - Fine Art Photography Award - Three photographs nominated in the abstract category. [1, 2, 3]
- 2017 - Fine Art Photography Award - Nominee in the architecture category. [1]
- 2017 - Fix Photo Festival Awards - Winner in the environmental category [1]
- 2017 - Fix Photo Festival Awards - Two photographs commended in the environmental category [12]
- 2017 - Natural History Museum of London Wildlife Photographer of the Year - Shortlisted
- 2017 - National Geographic Daily Dozen February 13th - Photograph chosen by the National Geographic editors. [1]
- 2016 - National Geographic Photographer of the Year Award - Second prize for the environmental issues category.
- 2016 - National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year - Two photographs featured and shortlisted.
- 2016 - Natural History Museum of London Wildlife Photographer of the Year - Shortlisted
- 2016 - National Geographic Parks and Wildlife - Photograph included in the story. [1]

Media/Press:

- 2016 - Washington Post - See the winners and entries in National Geographic’s 2016 Nature Photographer of the Year contest
- 2016 - The Atlantic - Winners of the 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest
- 2016 - BBC News - Raw nature in all its beauty
- 2016 - The Guardian - https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2016/dec/09/national-geographic-nature-photographer-of-the-year-2016
- 2016 - The Telegraph - 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year: Fifteen inspirational entries in the Cities category
- 2016 - Esquire - 17 Winning Photos From National Geographic's Nature Photographer of the Year Contest
- 2016 - ABC News - National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest Winners
- 2016 - Huffington Post - Awesome Is What The 2016 National Geographic ‘Nature Photographer Of The Year’ Winners Are
- 2016 - Daily Mail - The National Geographic photographer of the year awards showcase nature at its most beautiful
- 2016 - SF Gate - Photographers capture stunning shots of California in National Geographic contest
- 2016 - Business Insider - 19 stunning winners from National Geographic's Nature Photographer of the Year contest
- 2016 - Business Insider - The most incredible nature photos of 2016
- 2016 - PetaPixel - My Ultimate List of Photography Videos to Learn From
- 2016 - SFist - National Geographic Photographer Contest Inspires Stunning Images Of San Francisco
- 2016 - RealClearLife - National Geographic’s 2016 Nature Photography Competition Winners
- 2016 - MSN - 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year
- 2016 Herald Sun - National Geographic best pics of ‘16
- 2016 - UpOut SF - SF Brings Some Jaw-Dropping Entries to the National Geographic Photographer Contest
- 2016 - The Real Deal - 15 stunning photos of the world’s most interesting cities
- 2016 - AVAX News - National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2016
- 2016 - Resource Magazine - See the winners of National Geographic's Nature Photographer of the Year Contest
- 2016 - The Daily Beast - National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Winners
- 2016 - Curbed SF - National Geographic Photo Contest Offers Up Some Stellar Shots of SF
- 2016 - Vice Magazine - Cities Are Stunning in NatGeo's Travel Photography Contest