Edward DownerEdward  Downer was born in Kingston, Jamaica and educated at Hillel Academy in Jamaica and then at Cottesmore School and Charterhouse, in the UK.

He has always found immense joy in creating and the sea. This is evident in his educational background, as, while pursuing studies in Marine Conservation and Biology, he also completed courses in photography at Cornel University, the University of Miami, and at Prescott College, Arizona.

After spending many years in cold climes, Edward returned to Jamaica to complete his Marine Conservation and Biology at the University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica.

He has worked on marine conservation projects and has had a paper published, and currently as a freelance photographer.

His technical photographic skill is enhanced by his eye for composition.

He currently lives in Kingston, Jamaica.