About Us: Our Team


All of the photographs in our website, Gifts of Sight catalog and cards have been graciously donated. Our heartfelt thanks go to the photographers for their generous contributions!

Featured Photographers

Rebecca Gaal
Rebecca Gaal is a humanitarian photographer and creative strategist trained in public health and environmental science who helps organizations bridge the gap between human health and the environment. She crafts narratives and finds unique ways to blend art with information/data to share important messages with the world.

Jay Blakesberg
Jay is a well known rock'n roll photographer who is often featured in Rolling Stone and numerous other publications. Jay has generously been covering Seva's benefit concerts for many years.

Karl Grobl
On Karl's website you can take a tour of Seva's sight programs in Cambodia. You'll recognize many of the photos from our website and publications.

Brian Harris
Brian has made a huge contribution to our work over the years, having captured many wonderful shots of our programs around the world.

Scott Ridgway
Scott has a special passion for Native American culture, and uses his photography as a way of benefiting Native American communities.

Bob Minkin
Bob has captured wonderful images of Seva benefit concerts over the years.  You'll enjoy browsing his gallery.

Brenda Dawson Dove
Brenda is a Berkeley-based photojournalist who documents humanitarian efforts and events. She used to be a newspaper reporter and believes every photograph should tell a story.

Cambodian pediatric patient photo by Karl Grobl.

Seva Foundation

Portraits of Joy:
The Art of Jon Kaplan

Jon has been donating his work to Seva for over ten years.  You've probably admired his photos in our Gifts of Sight catalog and gift cards.

In this interview, Jon talks about the message he's trying to convey through his portrait photography — and how he gets people to smile! 

Thanks to all of Our Photographers

Partho Banerjee

Jay Blakesberg

Helena Blanco

Geoff Oliver Bugbee

Paul Courtright

Ellen Crystal

Matt Fitt

Terence Ford

Rebecca Gaal

Beth Goldberg

Jessica Grignon

Karl Grobl

Barbara "Txi" Hannah

Brian Harris

Alison M. Jones

Jon Kaplan

Don Klosterman

Cherie LaPointe

Susana Millman

Bob Minkin

Julie Nestingen

Mary Pember

Maria Porter

Joe Raffanti

Scott Ridgway

Tim Russo

Maura Santangelo

Martin Spencer

Yakira Teitel

Jennifer Ren Terry

Tibet Development Fund Staff

Dechen Tsering

Tsering Wangdui

Susie Weeks

Alexa Wilkie

Gabriel Wilkie-Rogers.

Photo by Rebecca Gaal.

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