Showing Up Podcast - National Geographic Photographer Aaron Huey "How to be perfectly present"


  • A National Geographic Photographer. 
  • A Harper's Magazine Contributing Editor. 
  • A Stanford d.School Ambassador. 
  • A Wearer of Gold Shoes. 
  • A Climber of Rocks. 
  • A Father. 
  • A Husband. 
  • An Artist. 

Aaron Huey is National Geographic photographer, a Stanford Media Designer, and Founder and Creative Director of Amplifier.org.  As a photographer Huey has created over 30 stories for the National Geographic magazines.  As the first Global Ambassador for Stanford's d.School, and as a Media Experiments Fellow there, Huey focused on experiments using the human centered design process in both the analog and digital world.  His combination of art and storytelling as a tool for social change has resulted in the creation of the Pine Ridge Community Storytelling Project, The Sherpa Photo Fund, and the global art phenomenon called "We The People" with artist Shepard Fairey that appeared at Women's March Rallies around the world.

Aaron lives in Seattle with his wife Kristin, his son Hawkeye, and his dog Suki. 

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