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

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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 […]

11 January

National Geographic “What We Liked”

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National Geographic “What We Liked”

A quick post today to show you a recent image feature on the National Geographic Creative website in the “What We Liked” section. Each week, editors from National Geographic pick their favourite images from those published by the agency on social media, mostly from the agency’s photographer’s Instagram accounts. As a contributing photographer to the […]

5 September

Giant Panda – National Geographic Creative Collection

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Editorial Photography, Stock Photography
Giant Panda – National Geographic Creative Collection

It’s a good week to be a Giant Panda. News has just broke that the species has been upgraded from ‘endangered’ to ‘vulnerable’ by the IUCN (the International Union for the Conservation of Nature), the organisation responsible for assessing and monitoring the status of the world’s animal and plant species. In 2011 I did a […]

22 April

Earth Day – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Editorial Photography
Earth Day – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

This week marks the arrival of one the year’s most notable environmental days, Earth Day. According to The Earth Day Network, “April 22 — marks the anniversary of what many consider the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970….Earth Day broadens the base of support for environmental programs, rekindles public commitment and builds community […]

27 March

Video Now Available Through National Geographic Creative Motion

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News, Video
Video Now Available Through National Geographic Creative Motion

I’m pleased to share the news that my video collection is now represented by my agency, National Geographic Creative. We’ve been working hard over the past few months to catalogue my archive from the past few years and have focused on bringing the best footage to light that represents my travels across Asia. These video […]

22 January

Reflections from the National Geographic Photography Seminar

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Reflections from the National Geographic Photography Seminar

As 9 a.m. approached, the crowd started to rustle. There was a sense of anticipation and excitement amongst the gathered as the doors to the auditorium began to creak open. Having queued up since an hour earlier, the keenest of the attendees were intent on being the first through the doors to claim their front […]

6 September

5 Myths About China and the Environment – National Geographic News Watch

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5 Myths About China and the Environment – National Geographic News Watch

Delighted to share with you the news of a recent guest blog post that I contributed to the National Geographic website, in their News Watch section. The post is titled “5 Myths about China and the Environment” and highlights some of the misconceptions about China’s environmental issues that I’ve come across over the years covering […]

23 January

Quote of the Week: Michael Nichols

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“If you say you really want my job, okay, here’s the deal. There are no more hobbies, no more fun. You can have fun doing the work, but you have to be completely obsessed with it. I think 99% of the people think that professional photography is travel and adventure, and they forget that photography […]