Chris Figenshau

Chris Figenshau is known for his decades-long career as an expedition and high angle shooter. As a cinematographer, he has documented Jeremy Jones’ climb and descent of the Shangri La spine wall in Nepal – the highest ever ridden – and he has covered the mountaineering pursuits of Jimmy Chin, Conrad Anker and Renan Ozturk for the award-winning documentary film Meru. As a still photographer, Figenshau has been contracted by brands such as The North Face, Patagonia and Eddie Bauer, and publications including Powder, Outside and National Geographic.