Chase Teron

Professional Photographer

Canadian environmentalist Chase Teron is a professional wildlife and nature photographer who has worked with major international clientele for his photography and drone work. Before switching mediums to photography, Chase was an artist producing oil and acrylic paintings of wildlife and landscapes.

As an “obsessive backcountry hiker and traveler”, photography became a natural extension to practice his passions in tandem. For the past decade, Chase has continued to expand his expertise in photography as well as prime his knowledge on all things artistic theory in the field and in post-processing.


  • Studies in Commerce and Entrepreneurship
  • Photography self-taught from a young age
  • Traditional fine-art landscape painting 
  • Entrepreneur and business owner of Arctica Studios and Persistence AI
  • Canon Canada Ambassador
  • Has led photography workshops around the world

As of today, Chase has travelled to over 25 countries on backpacking expeditions. His most memorable encounters with wildlife have occurred while hiking in the Rockies alongside wolves and grizzlies, diving with whale sharks in Thailand, and kayaking off the west coast of Canada with pods of orcas.

Chase’s social media presence (@ChaseTeron) helps to connect like-minded photographer adventurers. His boundless energy and positive attitude whilst lugging around extensive camera gear are truly enviable. That unstoppable and passionate nature is why he is such a boon to the Secret Atlas team– our travellers enjoy learning from him and getting to understand, firsthand, his love for art, nature, wildlife, and adventure.