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We are a global Fellowship of professional storytellers focused on conservation impact. Meet the Fellowship.

Top-tier photographers and filmmakers

The iLCP Fellowship is made up of top-tier photographers and filmmakers using solution-based media as a catalyst for conservation efforts. With 120+ Fellows, based in 26 countries and working in 190 countries, our conservation impact has a global reach. They shine a light on issues ranging from endangered flora and fauna to climate change to ocean health. 

What is Conservation Photography and Filmmaking?

In a visually-based society, conservation photography and filmmaking harnesses the power of storytelling to further conservation goals. These stories shed light on environmental and cultural issues, solutions, and efforts; with the goal of making a positive change in the Anthropocene.

iLCP News

Earth Day 2024: A Planet Choking on Convenience


This Earth Day, iLCP Photographers want to shed a light on the devastating toll this convenience-driven culture exacts on the environment, wildlife and humans worldwide. READ THE FULL STORY

A Light Touch: Reflections on using additional light when photographing wildlife


As a conservation and animal-welfare photojournalist, I believe I need to keep creating images that will engage others to care more deeply, and help our natural world. The use of additional lighting can often be very important for many good reasons. I also believe however, I must always ask the basic broader questions like ‘am I being considerate’, ‘is there no kinder way to do this’, and probably most importantly ‘do the means justify the ends?’.  READ THE FULL STORY  by Doug Gimesy

2024 Application Cycle


We are so excited to announce this year's application cycle! Please refer to the dates below to see the timeline for this year's application:  Scholarships open: February 28 - March 20 New Applicant Submission Period: March 25 - April 24 Applicants notified early July 2024 Learn more

Celebrating 50 Years for the Endangered Species Act


In December 1973, the United States took a monumental step towards preserving its rich biodiversity by enacting the Endangered Species Act (ESA). As we reflect on the past 50 years, it is crucial to underscore the enduring importance of laws protecting endangered species and contemplate the future challenges that demand our attention. Read our new Esri Story Map here .

World Reptile Day Story Map


There are over 10,000 species of reptiles worldwide, and 20% of them are threatened with extinction. Take a look at out new ESRI Story Map featuring the work of iLCP Photographers! Reptile Awareness Day 2023 There are over 10,000 species of reptiles worldwide, and 20% of them are threatened with extinction.

The Beverly Joubert Collection


iLCP Image Services is thrilled to announce that we now represent Beverly Joubert’s extensive collection of images! About Beverly Joubert: Beverly Joubert is a world famous, award-winning filmmaker, photographer, conservationists and a National Geographic Explorer. She co-founded the Big Cats Initiative with her husband Dereck and together they have produced over 35 films for National Geographic, with 22 Emmy nominations and 8 Emmy Awards. They have published 12 books two in the last year of lockdowns. She co-founded Great Plains Conservation that manages over 1.5 million acres of...

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