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Opening Day: 2012 International Conservation Photography Awards Exhibit

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Sat., June 30, 2012 | 10 am – 5 pm
Included with museum admission; FREE for Burke members

Join the Burke Museum as the winning photographs of the International Conservation Photography Awards are revealed at the 2012 ICP Awards Opening Day.  

Get a rare glimpse into how the photos were captured and the selection process behind the competition. Four of the honored photographers will speak about their work, photographic techniques, and passion for conservation on June 30. Judges from the panel will offer visitors guided tours of the exhibit. Join the Burke Museum as the winning photographs of the International Conservation Photography Awards are revealed at the 2012 ICP Awards Opening Day.  

ICP Awards Exhibit Opening Day Activities:

10:15-10:45 am: Exhibit tour with Barbara Cox, Principal, Photokunst LLC and ICP Awards juror.

11–11:45 am: An award-winning conservationist shows photographs and discusses his groundbreaking work photographing wildlife around Washington State and the U.S.

12:15–12:45 pm: Exhibit tour with Cynthia Hall, Studio SC Senior Designer and ICP Awards juror.

1–1:45 pm: A photographic presentation on the ecology and politics of the ancient forests of British Columbia with a winning photographer from the Natural Environment at Risk category. 

2–2:45pm: Join winners from the Documenting a Conservation Project category as they discuss documentary photography and their work in Africa and the United Kingdom. Features extensive photography by both artists.

Visit the ICP Awards exhibit page for more information.

Caribou Crossing.
Photo by Peter Mather.