Sarah Leen

Editor . Teacher . Curator . Founder
The Visual Thinking Collective
     
Location: Washington DC
Nationality: American
Biography: In 2019, Sarah Leen founded The Visual Thinking Collective as a community for independent photo editors, teachers and visual managers to serve photographers, media, art and academic institutions, NGOs, and corporate clients in telling their... read on
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Open Call: GETXOPHOTO invites visual artists from all over the world to share their vision about the theme proposed for the fourteenth edition: To The Streets!
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Jan 20, 2020
Check out the GETXOPHOTO contest and Festival from the Basque Country in Spain. I am honored to be one of the judges this year amongst a stellar jury.

The deadline is February 16! Please share

GETXOPHOTO Open Call 2020

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Events News

NatGeo Storytelling Summit and Photography Seminar

By Sarah Leen — Dates: January 15-16, 2020 Location:  Washington DC Time:  9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Attending:  Elizabeth Cheng Krist ,  Sarah Leen..
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The Nat Geo archive frames women’s lives in photos

By Sarah Leen — The images in  an archive form an invaluable record of the eras in which they were made. Looking through early files to find photographs for..
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National Geographic: Best Photos of 2018

By Sarah Leen — BY SUSAN GOLDBERG , EDITOR IN CHIEF CURATED BY SARAH LEEN , DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Best photos of 2018 National Geographic's 100..
News Workshops

EDIT, SEQUENCE, PRESENT AND PROMOTE YOUR PHOTOGRAPHS with James Estrin, the co-editor of the New York Times Lens blog, and Mary Virginia Swanson and..

By Sarah Leen — Sign Up DATE AND TIME Sat, Jun 10, 2017, 9:30 AM –Sun, Jun 11, 2017, 5:00 PM EDT LOCATION CUNY Graduate School of Journalism 219 W. 40th Street..
Awards News

How National Geographic Selects Its Photographs: An Interview with Sarah Leen

By Sarah Leen — 11/22/2016 05:39 pm ET  |  Updated  Dec 02, 2016 By Ben Arnon Read the interview, here .  If you’re like me, you’ve grown..
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A Photographer Documents the Evolution of Taxidermy

By Sarah Leen — I first became interested in taxidermy when I was a child, after seeing a photograph in an old   Life   magazine of the last passenger..
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The Fearless Gaze of Mary Ellen Mark: A Friend Remembered

By Sarah Leen — The Fearless Gaze of Mary Ellen Mark: A Friend Remembered Iconic documentary photographer Mary Ellen Mark passed away on Monday, May 25. She was..
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