Shooting from the Heart is Blue Earth’s self-published resource manual, designed to help photographers develop their personal projects.

Shooting from the Heart (PDF) - 7.5MB

Project Photographer Support
Summary of direct services Blue Earth provides sponsored projects

Resource Directory
Suggested resources for project photographers and others interested in learning about project photography

Photography Organizations
Photography Schools
Indigenous Peoples Organizations

Blue Earth requires project photographers to include a Blue Earth logo at all public events.

The logo must be the following blue at all times:
Pantone: 302 coated, 80 %.
RGB: R51, G107, B136
CMYK: C80, M20, Y0, K40

BEA Logo (TIFF) - 35MB

BEA Logo (JPEG) - 120KB

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News and Events

  • Keynote Speakers Announced

    Art Wolfe and Annie Griffiths will be the two keynote speakers at Collaborations for Cause #C4C2017 May 5-6, 2017, here in Seattle. Learn more about the program and purchase tickets at our conference pages More »

  • Collaborations for Cause 2017

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  • Blue Earth accepts three projects in summer submission

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  • PhotoWings Releases Videos From Collaborations For Cause 2016

    If you weren't able to attend this year's Collaborations for Cause, you can still access the incredible content from our presenters. PhotoWings partnered with Blue Earth to record the presentations during the 2016 Collaborations for Cause event and have published videos of our panelists and presenters. More »

  • Blue Earth Board Expands

    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 »

  • 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 »

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