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Sean Gallup

Professor, Photojournalism


Mr. Sean Gallup teaches photojournalism for the TFAS European Journalism Institute (EJI) in Prague. Gallup is the chief news photographer in Germany for Getty Images. Based in Berlin, he assigns and produces news and features coverage with a team of freelance photographers for Getty in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. His photographs appear regularly in news publications and outlets across the globe and have appeared on the front pages and covers of Time, Newsweek International, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Der Spiegel, Vanity Fair, The Times, The Guardian, The Independent, The Irish Times, Financial Times, Toronto Star, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung and Sueddeutsche Zeitung, among others.

Sean photographed a series of portraits relating to right-wing extremism that was initially exhibited at the Bundeswehr Military History Museum in Dresden in 2013 and subsequently toured to 12 venues across Germany. Sean is also author of “Journeys Into Czech-Moravian Texas.” He has a bachelor of arts in political science from Williams College and a master of arts in journalism from the University of Texas at Austin.