Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Mission Blue To Host Webinar On Photography and Ocean Conservation


Ocean advocacy organization Mission Blue is holding a webinar this week on the role of photography in ocean conservation.

“Her Deepness” Dr. Sylvia Earle and other prominent underwater photographers will share their “personal experiences with sub-surface shooting and how photography can play an important role in telling meaningful conservation stories.”

The webinar will take place on Wednesday, November 9th at 11:00am US Pacific time.

In addition to Earle, panelists will include:

* Christian Vizl, Underwater photographer and conservationist
* Joakim Odelberg, Conservation filmmaker and photojournalist, TV host and Explorers Club Fellow
* Tanya Houppermans, Underwater Photographer/Shark Naturalist and contributing photographer to the Hatteras Hope Spot
* Alex Rose, Science Editor of Ocean Geographic Magazine and Hope Spot Champion of the Bunaken Marine Park Hope Spot
* Pier Nirandara, Bestselling author, travel writer, film producer, underwater photographer
* Amos Nachoum, Wildlife Photographer and Explorer

If you can’t attend live, a recording of the webinar will be made available following the event.

You can register for the event here.

John Liang
John Lianghttps://www.deeperblue.com/
John Liang is the News Editor at DeeperBlue.com. He first got the diving bug while in High School in Cairo, Egypt, where he earned his PADI Open Water Diver certification in the Red Sea off the Sinai Peninsula. Since then, John has dived in a volcanic lake in Guatemala, among white-tipped sharks off the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, and other places including a pool in Las Vegas helping to break the world record for the largest underwater press conference.