Threshold
Threshold
Aug 11, 2020
Inside the Panda Suit with Ami Vitale
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IMPORTANT: DATE CHANGE

This event was originally planned for August 27. Due to unforeseen changes in Ami Vitale's travel schedule, it's now happening Thursday, September 10 at 7 pm eastern time.

Being a National Geographic photographer may seem glamorous, but sometimes the work just plain stinks—literally! 

Ami Vitale is an internationally-renowned photographer whose work invites us into extraordinary, intimate interactions between humans and wild creatures, and shines a light on the complicated relationships we have with our fellow beings. She’s received some of the biggest honors in the photography world, including a National Geographic photo of the decade and five (!) World Press Photo of the Year awards. 

 

And, to create all that amazing work she at times has to put herself in some unpleasant situations. 

 

Join our host Amy Martin and Ami Vitale on September 10 for a live recording of Threshold Conversations to hear their discussion, and take a peek behind the scenes to see how the sausage—er, podcast—gets made.

 

You can find details and tickets on our website: https://www.thresholdpodcast.org/threshold-conversations-live-with-ami-vitale 

 

All proceeds from this event support Threshold’s independent, non-profit journalism. 

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