- Aaron Gekoski is an environmental photojournalist who has spent the past decade documenting human-animal conflict.He has won numerous awards for his photography including the coveted Wildlife Photographer of the Year and Nature Photographer of the Year.
- His images have appeared in hundreds of publications including the National Geographic. Aaron is founder of Raise the Red Flag, a global campaign in partnership with Born Free Foundation to help raise awareness about cruel Wildlife Tourism Attractions.
- The world’s wildlife is in crisis. Globally, animals are being traded, hunted, poached, consumed and exploited to the point of extinction.Aaron ‘Bertie’ Gekoski is an award-winning environmental photojournalist who has travelled to the most inhospitable places on earth to document human-animal conflict.The result is Animosity, an unsettling yet gripping look at the trades pushing wildlife to crisis point from Cambodia’s dog-drowning dungeons and Indonesia’s wet markets, to West Africa’s voodoo markets and the global wildlife tourism industry.This stunningly evocative image of a captured orangutan in boxing clothing being used as a tourist attraction in Bangkok is one of the his best-known photographs and is featured on the front cover of Animosity.