The Wild Podcast

#8 Craig Potton - Can Wildlife Photography Save the World?

May 14, 2019 Season 1 Episode 8
The Wild Podcast
#8 Craig Potton - Can Wildlife Photography Save the World?
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The Wild Podcast
#8 Craig Potton - Can Wildlife Photography Save the World?
May 14, 2019 Season 1 Episode 8
The Wild Podcast
Craig Potton is New Zealand's best known landscape photographer, an ardent conservationist, and a member of the New Zealand Order of Merit.
Show Notes

Craig Potton is New Zealand's best known landscape photographer and an ardent conservationist. In 2013, he received the Insignia of a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for his services to photography and conservation over the past 35 years. 

In this episode Andy sits down with Craig in person to talk about how Craig got started in photography and the merging of art, science, and politics to inspire change that can help save our planet. Craig talks about the importance of engaging your heart in your art, the biggest conservation issues of our time, and his philosophy of happiness, which, unsurprisingly, is deeply connected with nature. For more information on Craig and his art and photography, visit www.craigpotton.co.nz 

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