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12 April

Cambodia Burning Featured by Voice of America

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News, published work
Cambodia Burning Featured by Voice of America

I was pleased to sit down (virtually) with Voice of America – VOA to discuss the making of and impact of my film, Cambodia Burning, after its recent screening at the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital in Washington DC. It’s very encouraging to see the continued enthusiasm and interest in the film, all […]

1 April

21 Most Influential Environmental Photographers to Follow in 2021 – Expert Photography

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News
21 Most Influential Environmental Photographers to Follow in 2021 – Expert Photography

I am flattered to be included on this list published by Expert Photography. The list contains many other photographers whose work I deeply admire and respect. Thank you to Expert Photography for the mention.

29 March

Photographing China’s Super Sandstorm

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News, on assignment
Photographing China’s Super Sandstorm

https://youtu.be/4IwPcbnMZGQVideo can’t be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Photographing China’s ‘Super’ Sandstorm [2021] (https://youtu.be/4IwPcbnMZGQ) On Monday 15th March 2021, a record breaking sandstorm descended on northern China, engulfing cities including the Chinese capital, Beijing. Photographer and Filmmaker, Sean Gallagher, went out into the sandstorm and this video shows you his experiences and difficulties in capturing […]

23 March

China Sandstorm – Video Clips Now Available

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News
China Sandstorm – Video Clips Now Available

Video clips from last week’s sandstorm in China are now available through my video archive on Pond5. The clips are available in 4K and HD and are suitable for editorial films, documentaries and online videos that are focused on the climate crisis and/or environmental issues. You can also find video clips from my other projects […]

22 March

DC Environmental Film Festival Shorts: Q&A with Pulitzer Center

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Events, News
DC Environmental Film Festival Shorts: Q&A with Pulitzer Center

I’ll be joining the virtual D.C. Environmental Film Festival (DCEFF) on Saturday, March 20, at 7pm EDT for a discussion and Q&A about my film, Cambodia Burning, which is part of the official selection for the festival. A number of Pulitzer Center short docs will be screened and then there will be a Q&A with […]

23 February

Cambodia Burning Named in *Official Selection* for the DC Environmental Film Festival

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News, Video
Cambodia Burning Named in *Official Selection* for the DC Environmental Film Festival

https://youtu.be/LyDipCMOucIVideo can’t be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Cambodia Burning [4K] កម្ពុជាកំពុងឆេះ (https://youtu.be/LyDipCMOucI) Another significant milestone for Cambodia Burning this week…the first OFFICIAL SELECTION in a major film festival! The film will be part of the screenings at the largest environmental film festival in the world, the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital. Thank […]

15 February

Cambodia Burning Awarded *Special Jury Mention* at Social Impact Media Awards

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Contests, News
Cambodia Burning Awarded *Special Jury Mention* at Social Impact Media Awards

https://youtu.be/LyDipCMOucIVideo can’t be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Cambodia Burning [4K] កម្ពុជាកំពុងឆេះ (https://youtu.be/LyDipCMOucI) I am pleased to share the news with you that my film, Cambodia Burning, has been awarded a Special Jury Mention at the Social Impact Media Awards by SIMA Studios. SIMA is a US non-profit that seeks to highlight and share documentaries […]

5 February

Photography For Beginners – New Videos on YouTube Channel

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Education, Video
Photography For Beginners – New Videos on YouTube Channel

https://youtu.be/MwKeEDnCcS0Video can’t be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Photography For Beginners – Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO & Exposure (https://youtu.be/MwKeEDnCcS0) I am pleased to share with the first video in a newly launched series on my YouTube channel, aimed at beginners in photography. Many followers of my work are beginners, amateurs and aspiring professionals, so I […]

14 January

Social Impact Media Awards – Cambodia Burning Named Finalist

Posted by Sean Gallagher in News
Social Impact Media Awards – Cambodia Burning Named Finalist

Cambodia Burning [4K] កម្ពុជាកំពុងឆេះ from Sean Gallagher on Vimeo. I am pleased to share the news with you that my film, Cambodia Burning, has been named a finalist in the Social Impact Media Awards by SIMA Studios. SIMA is a US non-profit that seeks to highlight and share documentaries that highlight some of the most […]

6 January

Pulitzer Center – Year in Stories 2020

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Pulitzer Center – Year in Stories 2020

I’m honoured that the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting has chosen my story, Cambodia Burning, as one of their highlighted projects of the year. “…despite the difficulties of the past year, Pulitzer Center grantees published 1,046 (and counting) stories on a wide range of topics in outlets all over the world…Our staff managed to narrow […]