I'm looking to compile a list of do's and don'ts for photo documenting environmental issues. I'm ...
Public Lab is an open community which collaboratively develops accessible, open source, Do-It-Yourself technologies for investigating local environmental health and justice issues.
If you cannot use the ReCaptcha to verify you are not a bot, use this alternative verification.
As an open source community, we believe in open licensing of content so that other members of the community can leverage your work legally -- with attribution, of course. By joining the Public Lab site, you agree to release the content you post here under a Creative Commons Attribution Sharealike license, and the hardware designs you post under the CERN Open Hardware License 1.1 (full text). This has the added benefit that others must share their improvements in turn with you.
sign up to join the Public Lab community
Forgotten or lost your password? Reset it by clicking here
stevie asked on June 14, 2019 18:47
97 views | 0 answers | #19702
I'm looking to compile a list of do's and don'ts for photo documenting environmental issues. I'm specifically looking to capture photos that will be useful in documenting permit violations. What are things I should keep in mind?
This list is compiled from a couple of research notes and posts. Specifically from @a1ahna and her work on a monitoring guide for people in Louisiana related to oil and gas issues, and notes shared by Mary Dougherty, a photographer from Bayfield County WI.
Things to do when taking photos of environmental issues:
Things to avoid:
Reply to this comment...
Log in to comment
Ideas for moving from paper reporting to digital?
updated 5 days ago
What are good resources, or things look look for, in reviewing environmental permits?
updated about 1 year ago
How are gravel and asphalt companies regulated?
What type of permits are required for gravel and asphalt processing facilities?
Follow related tags: