Tag: Ami Vitale

  • WATCH: Ami Vitale on Using Photography to Effect Change – PhotoShelter Blog

    WATCH: Ami Vitale on Using Photography to Effect Change We sat down with Ami, National Geographic photographer and Nikon Ambassador, to see how she uses visual storytelling to raise awareness for the animals and communities she photographs.

  • Webinar: Every Day is Earth Day for Ami Vitale – PhotoShelter Blog

    https://blog.photoshelter.com/2021/04/webinar-every-day-is-earth-day-for-ami-vitale/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PhotoshelterBlog+%28PhotoShelter+Blog%29 On Friday, April 30th at 12pm ET, we’re teaming up with National Geographic photographer, filmmaker, writer and explorer Ami Vitale. Ami will take us on an odyssey, sharing powerful stories about pushing boundaries and how she’s used her photography to make an impact.

  • Ami Vitale Photo Voted Best of Decade by National Geographic Readers | PDNPulse

    [contentcards url=“https://pdnpulse.pdnonline.com/2020/01/ami-vitale-top-photo-decade.html”] Ami Vitale Photo Voted Best of Decade by National Geographic Readers | PDNPulse National Geographic readers voted a heartbreaking photograph by Ami Vitale as the top photograph of the decade. Vitale’s image shows the moment just before Sudan, the last male northern white rhinoceros on earth, died. In the photo, Sudan is comforted […]

  • How Rhinos Changed the Trajectory of Ami Vitale’s Career – PhotoShelter Blog

    [contentcards url=”https://blog.photoshelter.com/2019/04/how-rhinos-changed-the-trajectory-of-ami-vitales-career/”] How Rhinos Changed the Trajectory of Ami Vitale’s Career – PhotoShelter Blog For a long time, Ami Vitale’s dream was to be a war correspondent. After graduating with an International Relations degree from UNC-Chapel Hill, she worked as an Editor at the Associated Press and then moved abroad to pursue journalism, eventually becoming […]

  • Are Personal Projects Worth It? Why David Burnett, Ami Vitale & David duChemin Say Yes | PhotoShelter Blog

    Are Personal Projects Worth It? Why David Burnett, Ami Vitale & David duChemin Say Yes How important are personal photography projects to distinguishing your voice? And will a project on the side help catch the eye of your dream client? In our guide, The Inspiration Handbook: 50 Tips from 50 Photography Trailblazers, we got advice from David […]

  • The Candid Frame #272 – Ami Vitale — ibarionex

    The Candid Frame #272 – Ami Vitale Ami Vitale’s journey as a photojournalist has taken her to 85 countries. She has witnessed civil unrest, poverty, destruction of life, and unspeakable violence. But she has also experienced surreal beauty and the enduring power of the human spirit, and she is committed to highlighting the surprising and […]

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    Official Press Release Announcing APAD’s Continued Awesomeness This year’s auction will be held online through Paddle 8 and includes photographs contributed by Ed Kashi, Vince Musi, Melissa Farlow, Randy Olson, Damon Winter, Todd Heisler, Ami Vitale and many, many other accomplished photographers. The auction will begin on September 2, 2014 and will end on September 16.

  • Ami Vitale: Ripple Effects — zPhotoJournal

    Ami Vitale: Ripple Effects It’s not just about making beautiful photos. There is a beautiful, universal truth everywhere and, if you peek under the veil, you’ll find a wondrous commonality between us. I hope that you will use your camera not just as an extension of your eye but also as an extension of your […]

  • A Look Back: 4 of PhotoShelter’s Longest Standing Members Reflect on the IndustryPhotoShelter Blog

    A Look Back: 4 of PhotoShelter’s Longest Standing Members Reflect on the Industry These photographers, including Chip Litherland, Brad Mangin and Ami Vitale are continuing to amaze us, churning out fantastic work and staying on top of their game.

  • How Joe McNally, Jeremy Cowart & Ami Vitale Are Making the Next Six Months CountPhotoShelter Blog

    How Joe McNally, Jeremy Cowart & Ami Vitale Are Making the Next Six Months Count we caught up with a few top photographers including Joe McNally, Jeremy Cowart, Ami Vitale, David duChemin, Stacy Pearsall, Dixie Dixon, and Gary Arndt to ask one question: How do you plan to grow your photo business over the next six […]

  • Ami Vitale: Growing Up in Big Sky Country

    Link: Ami Vitale: Growing Up in Big Sky Country | PROOF I cannot escape the feeling that children here are shaped as much by their parents as by the land itself and they in turn help shape the land.

  • Inside The (Not So) Secret World of Pandas

    Link: Inside The (Not So) Secret World of Pandas – LightBox Pandas remain a recognizable symbol of China worldwide, and yet they are a conservation-reliant endangered species. Photographer Ami Vitale recently accompanied a crew from PBS and National Geographic Television to the mountainous region of Sichuan Province, China to document giant pandas that are slated to […]

  • A National Geographic Photographer’s Quest To Combat Illegal Poaching in Kenya

    Link: A National Geographic Photographer’s Quest To Combat Illegal Poaching in Kenya – Feature Shoot Montana-based photographer and filmmaker Ami Vitale is shedding some much-needed light on the illegal wildlife trade and poaching of animals taking place in northern Kenya

  • Video Interview with Ami Vitale: Winning Tips for Submitting to Photo Contests

    Link: Video Interview with Ami Vitale: Winning Tips for Submitting to Photo Contests In this video interview, Ami discusses why photographers should spend time editing for and entering contests (hint: it’s not for the prize money), as well as her list of top photojurnalistic contests and grants to consider. She also shares her top do’s […]

  • A Montana Cattle Drive

    Link: A Montana Cattle Drive : The New Yorker “The age of the open range is gone, and the era of large cattle drives is over,” said the photographer Ami Vitale, whose work from Montana is both a testament to a disappearing way of life and an ode to its endurance.

  • Meditation On The Death Of A Hero

    As we walked the streets, I noticed a certain type of photographer that stood in contrast to the sophisticated, mature practioners like Tim or our other luncheon mates, John Stanmeyer, Ami Vitale, David Strick, Jack Picone and others. It seemed to me this group was like a pack of roving jackals. There was a certain […]

  • Ami Vitale on Trusting Your Instincts

    You’ll really enjoy the colorful stories Ami shares behind each of these tips, like how Ami’s images from Angola captured the world’s attention because of the unique stories she chose to photograph — despite her editors originally insisting that work from Angola would never get published. Link: Ami Vitale on Trusting Your Instincts – A […]

  • photo-eye Book Reviews: War Is Only Half the Story, Vol. 3

    War Is Only Half the Story, Vol. 3, Photographs by Louie Palu, Asim Rafiqui, Rodrigo Abd, Andrea Bru

  • Ami Vitale Documentary: Every Pregnancy is a Gamble in Sierre Leone – A Picture's Worth

    Ami Vitale’s latest project comes in the form of a documentary video, and with your help (in the form of votes) it can make a difference in the lives of the women in the story. Link: Ami Vitale Documentary: Every Pregnancy is a Gamble in Sierre Leone – A Picture’s Worth | PhotoShelter

  • Ami Vitale – Tools for the Freelancer

    The changes in our business over the past few years are truly hard to comprehend. I am sympathetic to the difficulties for so many in our business as newspapers and magazines close, jobs are lost, and people struggle to see where the business of journalism is headed. While I read all the epithets, I still […]