The Giving Lens is an organization with a vision to see our three passions come together for a better world: travel, photography, and giving back. We do this by running one-of-a-kind international travel photography workshops, all of which are lead by professional photographers: during the trip we volunteer our time and talents to a local, grassroot Non-Profit; then we do workshops, shooting at once-in-a-lifetime locations most only dream of. We share the images, and the profits, with the NGO, and our participants return home, changed forever. It’s an adventure; a journey; and a vision.
TGL is an adventure with learning a lot about culture, history, photography, and having a chance to share what you love with like-minded people. The Giving Lens gives a healthy atmosphere for travellers and photographers, not missing out the opportunity to capture a great moment, going to exciting places, and learning about the problems and ... Read More
Not all photography tours are equal. Traveling with The Giving Lens means you’ll connect with a local group, help their organization as a volunteer, and then share your passion for photography with the people you are volunteering to help. This is a collaboration that gives something both to that organization and to you as a ... Read More
TGL: Jordan was definitely the highlight of 2012 for us, not only did we meet some amazing, conscientious & talented people but we had a chance to bridge cultures, learn new things along the way and make new friends. Colby & Ken demonstrated an enthusiasm for what they do that was so infectious that we all ... Read More