Nels Evangelista

Nels Evangelista

Cordova, Alaska. 


Nels Evangelista is a photographer, and filmmaker based out of Cordova, Alaska.


Outside of working on film and photography, Nels is an avid outdoorsman, fisherman, and hunter with a deep connection for the land that is drawn from his Tlingit, Tairona, and Hopi heritage. Nels is constantly working on media projects in remote areas of the world and the wildly unpredictable nature of the sea. 


Recent clients include CC. Filson Company, CHAMA Chairs, Alaskan Brewing Company, Wolfpack Leather Australia, and Ronald McDonald House Charities. 


Nels has also worked on various visual media projects with Warner Brothers Studios, Ronald McDonald House Charities, The Nature Conservancy, The Eyak Preservation Council, and Native Conservancy.