As the founder of Blue Sphere Media, Shawn Heinrichs is a both a tireless conservationist and a talented photographer. The mission statement for Blue Sphere Media says it all, “We fuse dramatic imagery with intimate and thought-provoking stories, to connect people to globally important issues and inspire action.” His footage and images have been used in documentaries and campaigns to educate and motivate viewers worldwide.
Hannah Fraser is not only a dedicated ocean activist, but also the world”s first professional mermaid. While Shawn shines behind the camera, Hannah performs in front of it in an attempt to bring awareness to the ocean and its plights.
Shawn and Hannah have collaborated on several conservation campaigns, most notably a Whale Shark fashion shoot and the Manta’s Last Dance film.
To find out more about Shawn and Hannah’s collaboration, please visit Abi’s interview with them.