Photographer. Blue Zones Documentarian. Brand Wizard.
Have you often wondered what you should be doing to live a longer, healthier life? National Geographic photographer, filmmaker and best-selling author David McLain has been traveling the world with Author Dan Buettner for more than 15 years, meeting and studying centenarians from the world’s Blue Zones: five geographic pockets in the world where people commonly live spry, healthy lives past 100.
In addition to his editorial work for Nat Geo and Smithsonian, David is a visual storyteller for major brands and institutions, bringing the human condition into sharp focus. He is also one of the original Sony Artisans of Imagery—a talented and diverse group of men and women who are helping Sony break new ground and reimagine what cameras can do in the 21st Century.
Photos: courtesy David McLain
The Search for Longevity
Have you often wondered what you should be doing to live a longer, healthier life? In this globetrotting show, David McLain shares some personal stories and research from the world’s Blue Zones, exploring the diet and lifestyle habits they share—oceans apart—that help them regularly live active, healthy lifestyles beyond 100 and can help us add up to 9 quality years to our own lives.