Photography Archives - Sean Gallagher - Photographer & Filmmaker | Beijing, China
23 February

Fallen Forests of The Mekong

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Fallen Forests of The Mekong

Cambodia – 2020 The Mekong River has always been a waterway in a state of flux. The river constantly oscillates between flood and drought, making life constantly dynamic for those who live along its shores. In late 2019 and early 2020, floods damaged ecosystems along the river on the Cambodian side of the Cambodia-Laos border. […]

30 October

Cambodia Burning

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Cambodia Burning

Cambodia – 2020 “Cambodia has one of the fastest rates of forest loss in the world. In broad swaths of the country, densely forested landscapes—even those in protected areas—have been clear-cut over the past decade.” – NASA Earth Observatory Deforestation has been accelerating across Cambodia in the early 21st Century and it is estimated that […]

24 February

Bohai: China’s Threatened Coastline

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Bohai: China’s Threatened Coastline

China – 2019 Rising sea levels and their potential impacts on coastal communities have been well documented in recent years, however new studies have revealed predictions highlighting that up to 300 million people may potentially be affected by rising sea levels in the coming decades. Northern China has been identified as one of the regions […]

20 June

Tuvalu: Beneath the Rising Tide

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Tuvalu: Beneath the Rising Tide

Tuvalu – 2019 Tuvalu is on the front line of climate change. This unique country is made up of a series of nine islands and coral atolls totalling only 26 square kilometres in land area, spread out near the equator in the western Pacific Ocean. With an average elevation of only one meter above sea […]

26 January

Exotic Pets in China Fuelling Biodiversity Loss

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Exotic Pets in China Fuelling Biodiversity Loss

Beijing, China – 2017 It is estimated that up to one million people own exotic pets in China. These pets are defined as non-traditional ones, such as snakes, monkeys, crocodiles, spiders, and tropical birds that are sourced from threatened ecosystems across the world, mainly to be displayed in the homes of China’s expanding and more […]

12 January

Saving Mongolia’s Wild Horses

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Saving Mongolia’s Wild Horses

Mongolia – November, 2015 Once on the brink of extinction, the Przewalski’s horse (known as ‘takhi’ in Mongolian) is now rebounding thanks to the work of conservationists and scientists who are successfully reintroducing the species into the wild. This photo-essay documents the work of conservationists at the Hustai National Park, in central Mongolia, who are […]

16 September

Drought in India

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Drought in India
20 January

Human-Elephant Conflict in Sri Lanka

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Human-Elephant Conflict in Sri Lanka
31 March

Beijing – The Masked City

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Beijing – The Masked City

Beijing, China – March, 2015 “I’m really scared of the pollution”, says Mrs. Zhang, a 62-year old retiree who has just finished her morning exercises in Beijing’s Ditan park. Like many other of the city’s elderly residents, she heads out each morning to take part in communal exercises that range from dancing and singing, to […]

10 June

The Silent Fields – Pesticide Poisoning in Punjab

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The Silent Fields – Pesticide Poisoning in Punjab

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