Video U.N. Display

From the Oceanic Preservation Society (OPS)

This outstanding work should be viewed repeatedly. Meditated upon. Acted on. Shared with every living being within our reach!


Published on Sep 23, 2014


The United Nations Department of Public Information, Oceanic Preservation Society (OPS), founded by photographer and Academy Award-winning director Louie Psihoyos (THE COVE), Obscura Digital, a creative technology studio that has staged multi-sensory media experiences all over the globe, and Fisher Stevens, Academy Award-winning Producer of THE COVE, lit up the United Nations headquarters in a revolutionary call to action for citizens of the world to demand action from their leaders to protect the world’s ecosystems. The musical score was written by Academy Award-nominated composer J. Ralph.

The visual showcase created by OPS, Obscura and Insurgent Media, was sponsored by and the Lerer Family Foundation, and produced in conjunction with Okeanos – Foundation for the Sea, Vulcan Productions and Millennium Art.


United Nations Department of Public Information
Oceanic Preservation Society
Obscura Digital
Okeanos – Foundation for the Sea
Vulcan Productions
Millennium ART
Trailer Park
Picture Motion
Obscured Pictures

Yann Arthus-Bertrand
Rodrigo Baleia
James Balog
Cornell Lab of Ornithology Macauley Library
William Coupon
David Doubilet
Earth Vision Trust
GoodPlanet Foundation

Jerry Greenberg
Michael Greenberg
Howard and Michelle Hall
David Hannan/Ocean Ark Alliance
Shawn Heinrichs
International Center of Photography
Frans Lanting
Macaulay Library, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Steve McCurry
Plankton Chronicles
Sebastião Salgado, Genesis
Joel Sartore
Louis Schwartzberg
Daniel Stoupin


Brian Lasenby/Shutterstock
Henk Bentlage/Shutterstock
John Butler
Lukas Spieker
Miles Away Photography/Shutterstock

Peter Gudella/Shutterstock
Rich Carey/Shutterstock
Richard A McMillin/Shutterstock
Rick Ray/Shutterstock
Stefan Siebert
Steve Gschmeissner/Science Photo Library
Tim Hellier/Image Quest 3-D
Xavier Marchant/Shutterstock


Dieter Paulmann
The Lerer Family Foundation
William von Mueffling
Dan Nelson
The Gerbode Foundation
Sarah Shaw
San Francisco Foundation Shaw Family Fund
The Moore Charitable Foundation
The Opel Family
Richard Schaden
The Baum Foundation
Trevor Bacon
Jill and Carter Wheeler
Paulette & John Kempfer
David and Diana Toole
W Wilder Knight III
Primland (60 Solutions)
OPS Kickstarter Backers


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