Alan Emtage lives and works in New York City. Originally from Barbados, Emtage is a graduate of McGill University in Montreal where he developed Archie, the world’s first Internet search engine. As a  featured speaker on technology and the Internet, Emtage has traveled extensively around the globe.

He continues those travels today as he works on his mission to witness and photographically document threatened and disappearing environments before mankind alters them irrevocably. To date, his travels have taken him to the polar regions and every continent. Emtage has presented his intriguing photographs in several group exhibitions.