Robert Palumbo is a film and TV producer, director, and cinematographer, and fine art photographer.
As a still photographer, his work has been exhibited in New York, London, and Berlin, and is included in many prestigious private and public collections, including the New York Historical Society, the Smithsonian, and Lever House. He has worked for National Geographic, the New York Times, Du Magazine, Vice, YRB, The Fall, Gallimard, and many other clients. He is a New York Foundation for the Arts Fellow in Photography.
Robert was Executive Producer at the National Geographic Channel from 2012-2017, where his projects included MARS, an innovative hybrid of documentary and fully scripted drama, and YEARS OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY, the Emmy award-winning series about the state of climate change around the world. Robert's complete Film and TV credit list: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0658869/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1
His solo still photo and video retrospective show MORTAL, was exhibited at Pamela Salisbury Gallery in Hudson, New York, from September 4-October 4, 2020.
New photo projects include "shadows of glaciers", a book collaboration with poet Marcella Durand, "Grief", a book collaboration with performer Ryder Cooley, and "Holding Breath", a reimagining of portrait photography and history through the lens of Japanese amateur and professional glass plate photographs of the 1930's.