Mary Schwalm is a photojournalist based in the Boston area. A graduate of Colby College, Schwalm spent 6 years as a Sports Photo Editor at the Associated Press before striking out to pursue a career as a photographer. Schwalm’s photographs have been published in multiple newspapers including the New York Times, Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times, USA Today and The Chicago Tribune. In her international travels for various sports assignments, Schwalm found the love for zoos, visiting over 75 of them, but still hasn’t made it to St. Louis, Pittsburgh, or Chicago’s Lincoln Park.
Her current obsession is to set foot on Antarctica.
(photograph by elise amendola)