Amir Balaban works for The Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel. Discovered birding at the age of 11 together with a group of volunteer children at the Society for the Protection of Nature. He studied at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in photography, and did his thesis with a camera in the Arava and in the Judea region. Amir is a natural artist who uses special means to express the power of nature. Top priority is protecting nature from environmental development. As a person who specializes in painting, many of his lectures deal with the field of drawing and photography of nature.