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Donations to Blue Earth can be made by check at the address below. If you have any questions about donating, please feel free to contact us at (206) 569-8754.
4557 51st Pl SW
Seattle, WA 98116
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We happily welcome the following individuals to our board of directors:
Thor Radford, Lisa Delfiner Parsons, David Ryder, Drew Stone, Debbie Espinosa, Mandy Lindgren, Tom Lynn, and Karen Ducey. More »
PhotoWings Publishes Video on Collaborations
PhotoWings and Suzie Katz put together a wonderful compilation of interviews they conducted with our presenters during Collaborations for Cause in April. This video perfectly captures the power of collaborative work.
Call for Entries: Summer submission deadline is July 20th, 2016
We invite you to submit your work for consideration of Blue Earth sponsorship in our upcoming call for entries. We are accepting project proposals now through July 20.
Blue Earth accepts three projects in spring submission
Three projects have been selected during the spring submission call for entries. We are excited to bring these strong projects on for sponsorship. Please visit the project pages to learn more about the people behind the work. More »
Once and Future River: Reclaiming the Duwamish
Blue Earth photographer Tom Reese’s book, Once and Future River: Reclaiming the Duwamish, published. More »
C4C Videos Online at Photowings
Very excited to see that the first presentation is live at
Greg Constantine receives National Endowment for Democracy Grant
Greg Constantine has received another prestigious National Endowment for Democracy grant for his project "Nowhere people." More »
Matt Black awarded 2015 W. Eugene Smith Grant
NEW YORK, NY (September 14, 2015) – Documentary photojournalist Matt Black tonight was named the recipient of the 2015 W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography during a ceremony at The School of Visual Arts in Manhattan. More »
Collaborations for Cause to be held April 15-16, 2016 in Seattle
We are pleased to announce that our next Collaborations for Cause 2016 will be April 15-16, 2016 in Seattle. We are hard at work lining up the programming and will update you when as the date gets closer. More »
Cuba: Black and White published by Steidi
Anna Mia Davidson’s new book, Cuba: Black and White, will be published by Steidl this December. Blue Earth sponsored her Cuba project.
An exhibit of Anna’s Cuba prints will be held at the Leica Gallery in Los Angeles Dec. 10-Jan. 18th. More »
Collaborations For Cause Videos
Videos from Collaborations For Cause retreat are now online. Included in this initial selection are videos of the panels and presentations from the weekend events. Interviews with the conference speakers about their work will be coming soon. More »
Shooting From The Heart: Photography That Makes A Difference
Need some help creating your own photographic project? Download a free PDF copy of Blue Earth's highly regarded handbook for photographers developing documentary projects, Shooting From The Heart: Photography That Makes A Difference. More »