Jenny Zhao | U.S.
Jenny Zhao is an amateur wildlife photographer who started learning photography in 2018 while on honeymoon in the Maasai Mara with her husband asn fellow photographer Roger Zhu. Jenny is passionate about wildlife conservation and decided to hone this craft by shooting locally in her hometown of New England and through her travels around the world. She hopes her photos will help shine a light on the importance of conserving our planet.
Jenny is a winner of the United States National Award in the 2022 Sony World Photography Awards, a finalist in the 2022 Greatest Maasai Mara Photographer of the Year Award, and a finalist in the 2020 Siena International Photo Awards. Her work has been published in National Geographic, BBC Earth, Sony Alpha, Smithsonian Magazine, CNN, Mass Audubon, Africa Geo Magazine, Cape Cod Travel Guide Magazine, and more. Jenny is also a moderator of Best Birds of IG, an Instagram hub with over a quarter of a million followers, and Eye Spy Birds.