How a Photographer and a Scientist Raised $100,000 for Sloths with Suzi Eszterhas and Dr. Rebecca Cliff
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#103: One of the most fun and honestly, most fulfilling parts of work as a conservation photographer is collaborations with organizations you're passionate about.

When you team up with a nonprofit, a researcher, or a community group that you really connect with, magic happens.

The relationships you build with the people you're working with can lead to some of the most profound, fun, energizing experiences inside of your photography.

It's where you can grow.

It's where you can experiment.

It's where you can play and create…

… and bring in tons of important funding for that collaborator. 

But… How do you get that?

How do you find an ideal collaboration, what do you look for, and what is the experience like?

Well, to dive into this topic, I talked with a dynamic duo that has one of the most amazing collaborative relationships I've seen between conservation photographers and conservation organizations.

Suzi Eszterhas is a conservation photographer with loads of experience in fundraising for organizations using her photography. 

Her collaborative partner, Dr. Rebecca Cliff of the Sloth Conservation Foundation is equally creative, energetic, and willing to experiment with ideas.

Together they've raised over $100,000 for sloth conservation.

In this interview, they talk about: 
- how they got started
- advice for conservation photographers looking to find collaborative partners
- strategies they've used for fundraising
- and we definitely dive into the ups and downs of these strategies!

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