James Beard and IACP nominated writer and photographer Nicholas Gill explores the boundaries and possibilities of cuisine in the Americas, and sometimes other places too. He covers the relationship of food with biodiversity and sustainability extensively, as seen in his series on Food in the Amazon Rainforest.

He was born in Columbus, Ohio, and now lives in Brooklyn, New York and Lima, Peru. His words and images appear in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Fool, Roads & Kingdoms, Penthouse, New York Magazine, and in more than a dozen guidebooks. He co-wrote the book Central with Peruvian chef Virgilio Martinez, published by Phaidon in 2016. You can order here.

In early 2016 he co-founded a website dedicated to the food and places in the Americas, New Worlder.