SanDisk Extreme Team Member
Renan Ozturk is a globally recognized expedition climber, landscape artist and filmmaker. His cutting-edge big wall first ascents, mountain murals and films produced as part of The North Face athlete team have taken him around the globe, from the high Himalayas to the jungles of Borneo and the deserts of Africa. With the advent of next-generation lightweight satellite, solar, flash memory cards and DSLR camera technology, Renan has pushed the art of filmmaking in extreme locations. His video dispatches, produced during expeditions, bring adventure to a worldwide online audience in near real-time. These dispatches have been a key viral storytelling component for a variety of clients, including The North Face, National Geographic and Outside Magazine. Renan’s cinematography and visual storytelling style have earned him top film festival awards and online viral recognition and he has emerged as one of the leaders for the outdoor industry. Renan co-founded Camp 4 Collective to continue to push the boundaries of expedition storytelling.