Antarctic Photographer Chris Linder

Chris Linder specializes in photographing ice and science in the Arctic and Antarctic. Chris is a talented, hard working artist who uniquely bridges art and science. In addition to being an award winning photographer, Chris is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and he holds a masters in physical oceanography.

Chris joined the production of our NSF funded film “Antarctica: Beyond the Ice” as a cinematographer and co-field producer. Though Chris had never worked on a documentary production before, he combined his intuitive sense of lighting and framing with his deep understanding of science and research vessel operations to make our month of filming a true success.

Here are Chris’ stills from our recent shoot. To learn more about Chris’ work, please visit his website at:


Photographer Chris Linder shooting Adélie Penguins in Antarctica


L.M. Gould Research Vessel


Photographed by Chris Linder


Photographed by Chris Linder


Photographed by Chris Linder


Photographed by Chris Linder


Photographed by Chris Linder