Russ Schnitzer is an independent commercial, editorial and documentary photographer. He has photographed stories and campaigns throughout North America, the Caribbean and Central America, specializing in conservation topics and supporting outdoor industry brands.
Schnitzer lives in Denver, Colorado with his partner Kelly Conroy, their infant son, Bowie, and a couple of dogs. He grew up in rural northern Minnesota, and has lived in Idaho, Montana, Michigan, Vermont, Wisconsin, Washington DC, and Wyoming. Russ is a graduate of the University of Idaho.