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A National Geographic expert will accompany each departure to share insights and a rare behind-the-scenes perspective. Listed below are some of the experts and the departure date(s) they will be joining.
Photographer and filmmaker Stephen Alvarez has published more than a dozen feature stories for National Geographic's magazines, covering exploration, culture, religion, and the aftermath of conflict. Stephen has reported on the discovery of the Ice Maiden in the high Andes of Peru, conservation in the roadless jungles of Suriname, rain forest research in Costa Rica, and cave exploration in Borneo, Mexico, Belize, Papua New Guinea, Canada, and the United States. His images have won awards in Pictures of the Year International and Communication Arts, and have been exhibited at Visa Pour L'Image in Perpignan, France. Recent appearances include NPR, PBS, and CBS Sunday Morning.
Maggie Steber is a documentary photographer and photo educator who works on humanistic, cultural, and historical projects. She is a contributing photographer to National Geographic Magazine, having produced photographic coverage on stories ranging from the history of the African slave trade to the science of memory and sleep. In 2013, she was named one of eleven Women of Vision by National Geographic. Maggie traveled to Cuba over 40 times in the early 1980s to photograph daily life, and even spent a day at a private barbecue photographing a story for Newsweek Magazine that featured Fidel Castro celebrating the 25th anniversary of his revolution. Maggie's honors include the Leica Medal of Excellence, a World Press Photo first prize, and many others. Maggie exhibits internationally, and her work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Smithsonian Magazine, AARP, The Guardian, and Geo Magazine.