Gaston Lacombe is a photographer specializing in documentary and travel projects. While he was born and raised in New Brunswick, Canada, he has left his footprints all over the globe. Until receiving his diploma in professional photography from the Boston University Center for the Digital Imaging Arts (Washington D.C. campus), he worked in a wide array of professions, from teacher, to diplomat to journalist. He also has studied at the B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. levels in History. Along with his photography work, Gaston is also the Communications Coordinator for the International League of Conservation Photographers ( and a photography instructor at the Boston University CDIA, in Washington DC.