Sophie Bolesworth

Environmentalist | Photojournalist


A photographer and producer, traditionally trained in fine art and documentary storytelling. Currently undergoing an MSc in Sustainable Development, specialising in Political Ecology and the Arctic Ocean. I like to work on projects storytelling conservation and communicating scientific research.
For editorial and commercial, please be in touch.


Recent projects include: 
National Geographic story documenting Arctic whale research.
 
MSc Sustainable Development at the SOAS Centre for Development, Environment and Policy, University of London, focusing on Arctic conservation during expanding industrialisation.
 
Awarded the Royal Geographical Society's largest scholarship, the Jaguar Land Rover Bursary, for our Arctic expedition studying terrestrial mammal migration in Alaska and Canada.
 
Sailing expedition to Arctic Norway in winter 2020, to document sperm whale behaviour.
 
Content and communications for eXXpedition ocean research, working to launch the Round The World and North Pacific 2018 missions.

Location producer across Europe and the middle east for Adventure Sports TV  by Cinemauro / Canal Off.
Operations and location management in USA, Morocco, Romania and the UK for The Adventurists. 

Expedition crew across Kenya, Botswana and South Africa.

Extensive aerial shooting experience, and qualified paramotor/paraglider pilot. Experience with motorcycle and equestrian shoots. 
RYA Yachtmaster in training, in 2019 sailing 1000 NM up the length of the Norwegian coast, onboard Arctic science research vessel Barba.
 

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