Born in Klagenfurt in 1981, Sonvilla studied literature and biology and became a freelance photographer, film maker and author with emphasis on the natural world. She lives in Mürzzuschlag and specialises in species conservation issues. It’s her objective to speak out for those who cannot do so for themselves. Her work has earned her several international awards and is widely published, including in the National Geographic magazine. Most recently published: “Europas kleine Tiger” (Europe’s little tigers) (2021).