5 August

Interview with Capitaland Inside Magazine

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Interview with Capitaland Inside Magazine

A quick post today to let you know of a recent interview and article with Capitaland Inside Magazine. I’m one of the judges on their upcoming ‘Building People‘ Competition. In this interview we talk about photo-tips and ways to improve your photography. “Photographers are people-watchers. We watch people to anticipate how they might react in […]

30 June

Upcoming Talk at the Today Art Museum – Beijing – 5 July

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Upcoming Talk at the Today Art Museum – Beijing – 5 July

I’ll be at the Today Art Museum in Beijing next weekend to give a presentation title ‘Environmental Storytelling: Using Imagery to Spread Awareness‘, about my work documenting environmental issues across Asia. We’ll be discussing the role of photography in communicating environmental issues in the modern media landscape and I’ll be showing images from my work […]

25 June

‘The Toxic Price of Leather’ Named Atkins CIWEM Environmental Film of the Year 2014

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‘The Toxic Price of Leather’ Named Atkins CIWEM Environmental Film of the Year 2014

I’m very pleased to share the news with you that my recent short-film, ‘The Toxic Price of Leather’, has been named the Atkins CIWEM Environmental Film of the Year, at a ceremony at the Royal Geographical Society in London. The winner of the Atkins CIWEM Environmental Film of the Year is awarded to @gallagher_photo. Congratulations […]

16 June

Q&A with Roads and Kingdoms

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News, published work
Q&A with Roads and Kingdoms

Another quick post today to share with you the news of a new Q&A with online travel magazine Roads & Kingdoms. I recently spoke with their team about the making of my recent project ‘The Toxic price of Leather‘. Here’s the first part of the interview… In the villages around Kanpur, in the north of […]

6 June

The Symbiosis of Photography and Video – A Photojournalist’s Perspective – NEWS SHOOTER

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The Symbiosis of Photography and Video – A Photojournalist’s Perspective – NEWS SHOOTER

I recently contributed a guest post to the popular News Shooter (formerly DSLR News Shooter) blog. Below is an excerpt of an article I wrote about the ‘symbiosis’ of photography and video and how both now play a major role in the way that photojournalist’s are telling stories. Be sure to check out the whole […]

2 June

Environmental Film of the Year Finalist

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Events, News
Environmental Film of the Year Finalist

http://vimeo.com/88261827 “The Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year competition is an international showcase for the very best in environmental photography and film. Honouring amateurs and professionals of all ages, it provides an opportunity for photographers to share images of environmental and social issues with international audiences, and to enhance our understanding of the causes, […]

15 May

Interview With World Press Photo Academy – Connected Learning

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Interview With World Press Photo Academy – Connected Learning

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sIM6hVDA0Tc A quick post today to share with you a video released this week of an interview I recently did with DJ Clark, from the Word Press Photo Academy. In this short video we talk about my recent Pulitzer Center sponsored project in India and discuss my transition into shooting video over the past few […]

9 May

Pulitzer Center Film Screenings at Consortium of Universities for Global Health Annual Conference

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Pulitzer Center Film Screenings at Consortium of Universities for Global Health Annual Conference

If you happen to be in Washington DC this weekend, check out the screenings of a host of Pulitzer Center short-films at the Consortium of Universities for Global Health Annual Conference. The event will take place at Washington Hilton on May 11 from 6:30-7:30. I am sure this will be another great Pulitzer Center event. […]

5 May

The Toxic Price of Leather – New Short Film Released

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Editorial Photography, News
The Toxic Price of Leather – New Short Film Released

http://vimeo.com/88261827 Very pleased to announce the launch of my new short-film ‘The Toxic Price of Leather’, a feature which looks at the effects of extreme pollution on the people and environment in and around the Indian city of Kanpur. Here’s a brief outline of the story. On the banks of the Ganges River in northern […]

18 April

A New Frontier in Journalism? Taking Global Issues into Classrooms

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News, on assignment
A New Frontier in Journalism? Taking Global Issues into Classrooms

If you’ve been following me on Instagram or Twitter recently, you’ll probably have seen updates from my travels as I have been travelling in the US, visiting numerous schools and universities giving presentations about my work on China and India. It has been another amazing experience and I just wanted to share some of my […]