Dallin Mello is a visual journalist based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Having grown up 16 miles outside of the gates of Yosemite National Park, his work often focuses on the environment and one's relationship in coexisting with our natural spaces. As well as this, he has a passion for documenting LGBTQ communities across the west coast and western Europe. He is currently a student at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism, where he is studying short-form documentary making.