Your workshop really has planted some interesting seeds for me. I have so many thoughts exploding – fountain style – from my head in terms of this work. From project research to self-branding to everything in between. Your workshop has prepared me to approach my photographic ideas confidently – with thoughtfulness and thoroughness.”
— Megan Mallory from Maine,
MMW Conservation Photojournalism 2011
11-17 August 2013
Photographers need stories to tell. Environmental organizations have stories that need telling. Together they can create powerful imagery that reminds the viewer of the importance of protecting the planet. This workshop is for photographers with a strong interest in environmental issues and a desire to develop stories that reveal the human connection to nature and the planet’s natural resources.
22-25 August 2013
Led by award-winning environmental documentarian, Bridget Besaw, this workshop partners with Maine Coast Heritage Trust to capture quintessential coastal and island landscapes that need protection and stewardship surrounding Maine’s stunning Mount Desert Island.
8-14 December 2013
Join award-winning environmental documentarian, Bridget Besaw on a journey through one of the most remote wild regions of the world, and a place in urgent need of environmental protection. Preserving Coastal Patagonia is designed to teach the combined techniques of landscape, people, and advocacy conservation photography, while participants create a portfolio of imagery of Chilean Patagonia.
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In collaboration with Leica, Seedlight will soon announce a series of four workshops to be held in 4 climate change "hotspots" around the world. This innovative workshop series will bring together aspiring environmental photographers to tell the story of some of our planet's most critical climate challenges and solutions.