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Bringing visibility to hidden animals

through compelling photojournalism.

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As the world’s leading animal photojournalism agency, We Animals Media documents how animals are used for human purposes. We work with NGOs, media and advocates to tell animal stories and make change. Learn more about our mission.

Our stock platform offers 20,000+ photos and video clips of animal issues around the globe. Non-commercial (free) and commercial licensing available.

Donate for a Holiday Print

Give $100 or more and choose from up to five beautiful prints signed by our founder, Jo-Anne McArthur.

Thanks to a generous anonymous donor, donations will be matched up to $24,000 – doubling your impact in bringing visibility to hidden animals.

WAM's 2023 Prints


We equip animal advocacy organizations and media outlets with the impactful images necessary for campaigns and animal-focused stories. Our photographers and videographers are available for assignments worldwide. Partner with us for your stories or campaigns, and see examples of our partnerships below.

Use Our Visuals

Visit our stock platform to explore the latest content in our growing collection of 20,000+ high-quality visuals of animal issues around the globe.

Featured Galleries

Explore visuals from our joint investigation with World Animal Protection into the lives of chickens inside Thailand’s broiler farms.

Broiler Farming in Thailand

Through unique drone footage, Ram Daya documented the scale of Arizona’s expanding animal agriculture industry.

Dairy Farming in Arizona, USA

WAM’s new photojournalist Pierre Parcoeur recently documented conditions for ducks inside French foie gras farms.

Foie Gras Farming in France


In the lead up to COP28, we invite you to share these compelling visuals and connect your community to the stories that matter.

Top 50: Animals & Disasters

Our Photography Masterclass

Did you know, when you enrol in our animal photojournalism masterclass, not only are you learning how to hone your photography to benefit animals, you’re also helping to support our work?

Step into the world of animal photojournalism with Jo-Anne McArthur and the We Animals Media Photography Masterclass.

Animal photojournalist Jo-Anne McArthur smiles as Bronco the pony sniffs her hand in search of treats. SAFE - Sanctuaire pour animaux de ferme de l'Estrie, Potton, Quebec, Canada, 2021. Victoria de Martigny / We Animals Media


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