the environment Archives - Sean Gallagher - Photographer & Filmmaker | Beijing, China
26 November

Publico Climate Crisis Feature

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Publico Climate Crisis Feature

If you happen to be a speaker of Portuguese, you may like to read this article published recently in Público, Portugal’s daily national newspaper in which I am interviewed about my work documenting the impacts of climate change around the world. The article is titled “They document a changing world so no one can say […]

19 November

China Dialogue Interview & Feature – China’s Threatened Coastline

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China Dialogue Interview & Feature – China’s Threatened Coastline

Thank you to China Dialogue for publishing this in-depth interview and feature about my work documenting the impacts of climate change along China’s Bohai Bay. This region has been identified as one of the most vulnerable coastlines in China and is predicted to be one of the worst affected in coming decades by rising sea […]

13 November

Documenting The Consequences of Climate Change – Amateur Photographer Magazine Feature

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Documenting The Consequences of Climate Change – Amateur Photographer Magazine Feature

Thank you to Amateur Photographer Magazine which has included my work as part of their environment special this month, ‘Documenting the Consequences of Climate Change’. “Photography is doing a big job in raising awareness of climate change and informing our understanding of how the planet is changing. The urgent need for action is strengthened by […]

21 September

Cambodia Burning Screening at The Nest Summit – Climate Week NYC

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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. […]

7 September

Interview with British Journal of Photography – Cambodia Burning – Decade of Change

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Interview with British Journal of Photography – Cambodia Burning – Decade of Change

Thank you to The British Journal of Photography for this interview and article about my film, Cambodia Burning, which was named the moving image winner of the inaugural Decade of Change award. I am pleased that the extra exposure from the current exhibitions, in both the US and in Asia, will bring more attention to […]

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

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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

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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

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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.