3 November

Environmental Photographer of the Year – Shortlist

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Contests, News
Environmental Photographer of the Year – Shortlist

Happy to share with you the news that an image of mine has been shortlisted for the Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year competition. This image was taken as part of my recent project ‘Exotic Pets in China‘, supported by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. This is the second year running one of […]

5 October

Everyday Extinction is now LIVE

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News
Everyday Extinction is now LIVE

A post shared by Everyday Extinction (@everydayextinction) on Sep 19, 2017 at 5:35am PDT It’s with great pleasure that I share with you the announcement of a new collaborative feed we have just launched on Instagram, called ‘Everyday Extinction’. The purpose of the feed is to highlight the causes, effects and solutions to the current […]

7 August

19 Eye-Opening Instagram Accounts That are Changing the World – MCXV

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19 Eye-Opening Instagram Accounts That are Changing the World – MCXV

Quick post today to say thank you to the team at MCXV for including my Instagram account in their recent post “19 Eye-Opening Instagram Accounts That are Changing the World”. Very flattered to be included alongside some truly important accounts run by individuals and organisations who are trying to make a difference in the world. […]

1 August

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Ocean Science Journalism Fellowship 2017

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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Ocean Science Journalism Fellowship 2017

I’m very pleased to share the news that I have been selected for this year’s Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) Ocean Science Journalism Fellowship. I’ll be visiting Cape Cod, in the north-east of the United States during September and am very much looking forward to studying alongside seven other journalists from around the world who […]

8 July

4K and HD Video Footage of Japan – National Geographic Collection

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Stock Photography
4K and HD Video Footage of Japan – National Geographic Collection

Japanese flag flying outside a Tokyo Station. CLIP ID 44721057_274 Stock video footage and clips are now available through my agency National Geographic Creative. The latest addition to the archive features editorial video clips from Tokyo, Japan in both 4K and HD. From the Imperial Palace to the high-tech districts of central Tokyo, these clips […]

5 July

20 Images of the Color Blue – National Geographic Creative Collection

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Stock Photography
20 Images of the Color Blue – National Geographic Creative Collection

In this latest archive feature from my collection at National Geographic Creative, we focus in on the color blue, in all of its shades and permutations. From the streets of Kolkata to the skies above the Tibetan Plateau, it’s a colour that dominates our lives across the world. For licensing enquiries, please contact National Geographic […]

21 June

Multimedia Journalism MA – Scholarship Application Open for 17/18

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Education, News
Multimedia Journalism MA – Scholarship Application Open for 17/18

The University of Bolton is offering two 50% reduced tuition fee scholarships for the Beijing, China based postgraduate degree; MA in International Multimedia Journalism for the 2017/18 academic year. Recipient’s tuition fees will be reduced by half meaning scholarship students will pay £3,250 instead of £7,500 for the single year degree program. To be eligible […]

14 June

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Editorial Photography, News
World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

17th June marks the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought. This is a topic I have spent much time covering during my career, most notably in my two projects ‘Desertification in China‘ and ‘The Broken Land: Drought in India” which was a short film and photo-essay. As outlined by the UN‘s website: “Desertification is […]

18 May

What Equipment Do Professional Photographers Use?

Posted by Sean Gallagher in on assignment
What Equipment Do Professional Photographers Use?

What equipment do professional photographers use? I get this question a lot. It usually comes from my students, workshop participants or from Q&A sessions when I present my work. It’s a fair question and one that I am always happy to answer as it often gives people an insight into how I create my work […]

21 March

Mentorship 2017 – Luc Forsyth

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Mentorship 2017 – Luc Forsyth

I am pleased to announce that Luc Forsyth is the recipient of my 2017 Mentorship, a free tutorship which aims to give early career photographers and multimedia journalists an opportunity for feedback, critiques and advice on their work. Luc’s work focuses on social and environmental issues in both Asia and Latin America. His early work […]