Javier Frutos, will be presenting “Chasing Stories – Photography Insights” at our meeting on Friday, September 10, 2021.
Javier is the Brand and Creative Director, Photographer and Photo Editor
at Canadian Geographic & The Royal Canadian Geographical Society. He is a passionate travel, adventure and nature photographer. Javier is responsible for the visual identity for Canadian Geographic and The Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS) print and digital content. He leads teams of designers, web developers, strategists, writers and photographers and is also an assignment photographer for Canadian Geographic.
He is an Ambassador for the RCGS travel partnerships and photo editor for Canadian Geographic publications and a lead Photographer-in-Residence program with elite collaborators.
Javier does creation and commission of photo shoots, videography, photo essays, infographics design elements for print and digital features. He outsources resources management, including photographers, illustrators, and designers. Javier keeps organization’s brands consistent and within graphic standards and is responsible for the overall look and feel, marketing, media and branding. He also supports the RCGS corporate identity and public awareness.