COLE HILTON

Favorite place to go shoot?

The country of Georgia, Hoh Rainforest, Northern Cascades

Tell us a fun fact about yourself!

Slept for a night on the steps of the Duomo in Florence, Italy

How did you get into photography and the outdoors? What makes you love it?

Father was a photographer and I attended an alternative primary school that focused on wilderness living, knowledge and care.

What do you do outside of photography?

I graduated in Interior Design and Sustainable Development from Washington State University

Which Lander product is your favorite?

The portable charger is my most frequently used piece of gear, it has saved my trip too many times.

What advice would you give to people who want to get into adventure photography?

Spend less time emulating others in your work and spend more time challenging yourself to find the concept behind your own work.

Instagram: @hiltyy
Based in: Seattle, WA