If we use the Top Travel Photo Ops destinations in Part I as examples of typical travel destinations, you can learn some specifics about what travel photos will sell. The first step, starting weeks or more in advance, is to do research.What are the best seasons to visit for weather and events? Possible to connect with any one there to help find a good guide or translator/driver if the situation requires? If you want your images to stand out, you are going to have to forgo shooting the backs of heads.... continue reading
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April 22 is Earth Day.The tipping point has been reached. Politicians and corporations have joined the rest of us in sharing concern for what human activity is doing to the earth. As a consequence there is an increasing demand for images that illustrate these major issues.Everyone from the UN Committee on Climate Change to an academy award winning former US Vice President have played a part in shifting public opinion to the side of the... continue reading
Had a nice sale today for this photo - "Running Out of Time". This has been one of my best-selling images, created in 2007 as an assignment photo, illustrating climate change/global warming. I find it rather prophetic that the last year I chose to include in the running count is "2015"! continue reading
International Tiger Day, also known as Global Tiger Day, is an annual celebration to increase awareness for tiger conservation, held every year on 29th July.It was created in 2010 at the Saint Petersburg Tiger Summit.The goal of the day is to promote a global system for protecting the natural habitats of tigers and to raise public awareness and support for tiger conservation. The Tiger chosen to front this years campaign is a beautiful Sumatran Tiger called Daseep, she is three... continue reading
In Siberia, where I live, the last years strongly felt "global warming" in winter and "ice age" in summer. Winter becomes warmer, temperature averaged only -10 on Celsius, whereas - 25 was the norm. Vice versa in the summer was cooler. It was raining all time and I couldn't wait for the Sun. "These are the pies!" as we say. continue reading
Ladies and Gentlemen, start your cameras.On May 15th, 2012,professional and amateur photographers around the globe will collaborate on a documentary project "A Day in the World".Sponsored by the Swedish non-profit Expressions of Humankind, an organization self-described as dedicated to the support of scientific research and education centered around the photographic image and the written word, this project aims at capturing daily life as seen through the eyes of everyday people everywhere.... continue reading
1. Reduce,Reuse,Recycle.2. Use less heat and air conditioning.3. Change a light bulb.4. Drive less and drive smart.5. Buy Energy-Efficient products.6. Use less hot water.7. Use the "off" switch.8. Plant a tree.9. Get s report card from your utility company.10. Encourage others to conserve.These 10 steps will take you a long way toward reducing your energy use and your monthly budget.And less energy use means less dependence on the fossil fuels that create greenhouse gases and... continue reading
"Two thousand scientists, in a hundred countries, engaged in the most elaborate, well organized scientific collaboration in the history of humankind, have produced long-since a consensus that we will face a string of terrible catastrophes unless we act to prepare ourselves and deal with the underlying causes of global warming." ~ Al Gore"The various processes that lead to the end of nature have been essentially beyond human thought. Only a few people knew that carbon dioxide would warm up the... continue reading
"It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment." ~ Ansel Adams"For innovators who find safe and workable solutions to global warming, the rewards will be staggering." ~ Fred Krupp, Earth: The Sequel continue reading
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