Executive Director, Oceanic Preservation Society; Director, Racing Extinction
Louie Psihoyos is a photographer, documentary filmmaker, and the executive director of the Oceanic Preservation Society. He has circled the globe dozens of times for National Geographic and has shot hundreds of covers for other magazines, including Fortune Magazine, Smithsonian, Discover, GEO, TIME, Newsweek, The New York Times Magazine, New York Magazine, Sports Illustrated and Rock and Ice. His work has also been seen on the Discovery Channel, National Geographic Television, and the History Channel. Psihoyos’s first documentary film, The Cove, has won over 70 awards globally from festivals and critics, including the Oscar for Best Documentary Feature in 2009.