News Archives - Sean Gallagher - Photographer & Filmmaker | Beijing, China
10 December

Free Cellphone Wallpapers

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Free Cellphone Wallpapers

A selection of my images are now available as FREE cellphone wallpapers that you can download for personal use* on your phone. To download, simply visit HERE and follow the instructions. Images change each month, so check back for the latest images!

21 September

Cambodia Burning Screening at The Nest Summit – Climate Week NYC

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Events, News
Cambodia Burning Screening at The Nest Summit – Climate Week NYC

I am pleased to share the news that Cambodia Burning will be screening this week (Sept 21-22) at The Nest Summit, as part of Climate Week NYC. “The Nest Summit, the official event partner of Climate Week NYC, is a 365 climate action platform and annual event dedicated to advancing sustainability in the United States. […]

9 August

Photographing the Climate Crisis – 15 Years of Stories

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Photographing the Climate Crisis – 15 Years of Stories

On 9th August, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released its latest report on the effects and impacts of the climate crisis. This new report outlined the deepening crisis in which our global community finds itself pointing the finger squarely at humanity for self-inflicting upon itself the worst effects of climate change. “Humanity’s damaging impact […]

25 June

Cambodia Burning to be screened at Hong Kong Climate Change Museum

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Events, News
Cambodia Burning to be screened at Hong Kong Climate Change Museum

My film ‘Cambodia Burning’ will be screened in an exhibition to be held at the Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change, of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. The exhibition runs from 10 June – 30 September 2021. “Jointly organized by the Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, […]

29 April

Cambodia Burning Wins British Journal of Photography Award

Posted by Sean Gallagher in Contests, News
Cambodia Burning Wins British Journal of Photography Award

I’m very pleased to share the news that Cambodia Burning has won the ‘Moving Image’ category in the British Journal of Photography’s ‘Decade of Change’ Awards. “Around the world, governments are repeatedly failing to act on climate change. But photography can serve as a mirror. A warning sound. A vehicle for truth. From 1854 and […]

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

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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

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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 […]