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Diego Bermeo is a photographer and environmental communicator in the Galapagos National Park Directorate. Founder of the project Young Photographers of Galapagos, he uses photography as a tool for conservation and to enrich cultural identity in protected areas. He lives on the island of Santa Cruz in Galapagos.

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Photography teaches youngsters to “see” the beauty of their Galapagos home

“You’re the Galapagos Photographer. I like your photos. I take photos too.” These were the words from a 7-year-old that helped me understand that through photography, my message about caring for the Galapagos was succeeding in reaching people of all ages. Two years have gone by since this conversation with little Fabio, a conversation I…