Photograph Courtesy Jimmy Chin
Jimmy Chin combines a career as a photographer, filmmaker and a 15-year veteran as an alpinist and skier for The North Face Athlete Team. In the past decade, Chin has collaborated with, filmed and photographed some of the world’s most progressive athletes and explorers while participating in breakthrough expeditions around the planet. His recent film Meruwon the Audience Choice Award at the Sundance 2015 Film Festival and was shortlisted for the Oscars. He splits his time between New York City and Jackson Hole, Wyoming with his wife, Chai Vasarhelyi, their daughter Marina and son James.