Leonardo Carrizo

Lecturer, Communications
Faculty

Leonardo Carrizo is a multi-platform lecturer for the School of Communication at The Ohio State University. He teaches multimedia journalism, visual communication design, photojournalism, and user-centered design. He holds an M.A. in Visual Communication/Photojournalism from Ohio University an M.A. in Spanish Literature and Culture from The Ohio State University and a B.A in Spanish and International Studies also from OSU.

Leonardo’s main interest is visual storytelling using photography and video. As a visual storyteller, he focuses his work on people, culture and environment. During the summers, when Leonardo is not teaching at OSU he is traveling the world as a National Geographic Student Expeditions trip leader. Recently, he has led expeditions to Iceland, Ireland, Barcelona, Peru, Ecuador, and Galapagos.

Leonardo is also a founding member of ComCiencia (Communication and Science) Center at the Catholic University of Ecuador where he works with biologists to show the relationship between the environment, wildlife, and people. 

Areas of Expertise
  • Visual Storytelling & Documentary
  • Multimedia Journalism & Photojournalism
  • Visual Commutation