Ignacio Ayestaran received his masters from Tisch School of the Arts at NYU in 1994. He has been involved in the commercial industry as a 3D artists for the last 20 years and his work has received many an accolade including an Emmy award for his work for the Discovery Channel.
Photography has been a part of his life as far as he can remember. His father, an avid photographer, installed on his children the sense of adventure, travel and appreciation for life. Ignacio received his first camera at the age of 9 and has been shooting ever since. He has been a contributing artist for Getty Images since 2009 and his images form part of the exclusive Getty Images Prestige Collection. The list of companies that have used his photographs include Apple, Viacom, NY Times Magazine, Lonely Planet Publications Inc, Smithsonian Magazine, Conde Nast Digital, BBC Worldwide & VOLKSWAGEN DO BRASIL to name a few