2 May

Uncaged Film – Wildlife Conservation Film Festival – Official Selection

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Events
Uncaged Film – Wildlife Conservation Film Festival – Official Selection

UNCAGED is my 2019 short film that follows Gu Xuan, a young Chinese conservationist, single-handedly tracking down and confronting bird poachers in Beijing as they illegally trap and sell birds. Risking his own safety in the face of abuse and intimidation, his determination and devotion to these animals drives him to continue, hoping for a […]

9 April

China Milk Feature in the Guardian

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Editorial Photography, published work
China Milk Feature in the Guardian

Happy to share with you this recent publication from the UK’s Guardian Newspaper. This story focuses on the rise in popularity of milk in China and the potential environmental consequences this is going to have for the world. It’s an important and significant story and I was pleased to be able to provide some of […]

2 February

Uncaged – Bird Poaching in China – New Film on The Guardian

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Uncaged – Bird Poaching in China – New Film on The Guardian

I’m really pleased to share with you my new short film ‘Uncaged’, which has just been released on The Guardian. For this new film, I followed a young Chinese conservationist called Gu Xuan who has dedicated himself to protecting wild birds from poachers in Beijing. Facing abuse and intimidation, he single-handedly rescues birds and tries […]

17 January

Toxic Price of Leather – Global Environmental Justice Documentary Collection

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News
Toxic Price of Leather – Global Environmental Justice Documentary Collection

I am pleased to share the news that my 2014 film, ‘The Toxic Price of Leather’, has been included in the upcoming Global Environmental Justice Documentary Collection, focused on highlighting environmental issues across the world, curated for a student audience. “This online collection of documentaries presents under-reported stories of human rights and environmental protection issues […]

7 January

Latest Publication – National Geographic – Shanghai

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Latest Publication – National Geographic – Shanghai

I’m pleased to share with you my latest editorial tear sheet, an image from Shanghai published with National Geographic online for their January 2019 article on Top 10 travel destinations for 2019. I’ve been lucky enough to visit Shanghai on many occasions and I never tire of the distinctive skyline in the Pudong area. For […]

4 January

UNESCO Climate Change Reporting Handbook

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News, published work
UNESCO Climate Change Reporting Handbook

Late last year I was invited by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation UNESCO, to present my work on climate change in Asia and sit on an advisory panel to help co-edit their new handbook for journalists reporting on climate change related issues. Their new handbook has just been released and I’m really […]

8 October

The Train to Tibet: Xining to Lhasa

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Expeditions, Workshops
The Train to Tibet: Xining to Lhasa

Tibet. The name alone is mythical. It conjures up images of temples, snow-capped mountains buddhist monks, vast landscapes and a place where time has stood still. While most of this is true, Tibet is changing fast. I made my first visit to the region in 2012 and have been lucky enough to have been back […]

4 September

NEW Photography Expeditions Announced for 2019 – Lhasa to Mt. Everest & Eagle Hunters of Mongolia

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News, Workshops
NEW Photography Expeditions Announced for 2019 – Lhasa to Mt. Everest & Eagle Hunters of Mongolia

I’m pleased to announce two NEW photography expeditions for 2019! Lhasa to Mt. Everest & Eagle Hunters of Mongolia. My photography expeditions are designed for those who would like to learn directly from me to improve their photographic approach, method and skills. They take place in some of Asia’s most exciting and visually spectacular regions, […]

13 July

Mentorship 2018 – Bethany Augliere

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Education, News
Mentorship 2018 – Bethany Augliere

I am pleased to announce that Bethany Augliere is the recipient of my 2018 Mentorship, a free tutorship which aims to give early career photographers and multimedia journalists an opportunity for feedback, critiques and advice on their work. Bethany is a biologist, photographer and writer with her work focusing on the marine ecosystems of south-eastern […]

10 July

Climate Change Exhibition at Bangkok Art and Culture Centre

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Events, News
Climate Change Exhibition at Bangkok Art and Culture Centre

If you are in Thailand at the moment, there is an important photographic exhibition taking place at the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre, focused on global climate change. One of my images is featured from my series, ‘Beijing: The Masked City‘. Here is some more information via this article in Thailand’s ‘The Nation’ newspaper: “Beyond […]