23 April

Best Instagram accounts to follow this Earth Day – iMore

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Best Instagram accounts to follow this Earth Day – iMore

Looking for some Instagram accounts to follow to get you in the Earth Day spirit? Here are the best accounts that’ll have you falling in love with beautiful mother Earth! –iMore Follow Sean on Instagram an learn insights about his work and gain insights into his latest environmental projects. A man bathes in the Ganges, […]

12 April

Interview with Photo District News – Pulitzer Center

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Interview with Photo District News – Pulitzer Center

I was recently interviewed by PDN (Photo District News) about my collaborations with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting with whom I have worked closely with on many of my environmental stories over the past decade. The article discusses how potential applicants can best tailor their applications to increase their chances of receiving grants from […]

16 March

Exotic Pets in China Film – 250K Views on National Geographic YouTube Channel

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Exotic Pets in China Film – 250K Views on National Geographic YouTube Channel

Last summer (2017) I produced this short film for National Geographic, with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, about the rise in exotic pet ownership in China. It’s a subject that is little covered but is crucial to understand, as the industry plays a significant role in the global trade in wildlife. Lear more about […]

19 February

Everyday Extinction Featured on The Guardian

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Everyday Extinction Featured on The Guardian

Everyday Extinction is a new Instagram feed that aims to highlight the causes, effects and solutions to the 6th global biodiversity extinction crisis. I founded this feed in late 2017 and am excited to see the feed grow and attention being drawn to this issue in the mainstream media. The latest publication to feature the […]

26 January

New Pulitzer Center E-book: ‘Toxic Planet: The Global Health Crisis’

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New Pulitzer Center E-book: ‘Toxic Planet: The Global Health Crisis’

The Pulitzer Center have recently released their latest eBook, ‘Toxic Planet: The Global Health Crisis’. I am please to have contributed to one of the chapters which features my work from India on pollution issues across the north of the country. The eBook is free to download via iTunes and Atavist. Please read below for […]

3 November

Environmental Photographer of the Year – Shortlist

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Environmental Photographer of the Year – Shortlist

Happy to share with you the news that an image of mine has been shortlisted for the Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year competition. This image was taken as part of my recent project ‘Exotic Pets in China‘, supported by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. This is the second year running one of […]

5 October

Everyday Extinction is now LIVE

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Everyday Extinction is now LIVE

A post shared by Everyday Extinction (@everydayextinction) on Sep 19, 2017 at 5:35am PDT It’s with great pleasure that I share with you the announcement of a new collaborative feed we have just launched on Instagram, called ‘Everyday Extinction’. The purpose of the feed is to highlight the causes, effects and solutions to the current […]

7 August

19 Eye-Opening Instagram Accounts That are Changing the World – MCXV

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19 Eye-Opening Instagram Accounts That are Changing the World – MCXV

Quick post today to say thank you to the team at MCXV for including my Instagram account in their recent post “19 Eye-Opening Instagram Accounts That are Changing the World”. Very flattered to be included alongside some truly important accounts run by individuals and organisations who are trying to make a difference in the world. […]

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 […]

14 June

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

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World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

17th June marks the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought. This is a topic I have spent much time covering during my career, most notably in my two projects ‘Desertification in China‘ and ‘The Broken Land: Drought in India” which was a short film and photo-essay. As outlined by the UN‘s website: “Desertification is […]