TGL Nicaragua: From the Road, #4

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The landscape around Granada Nicaragua is a photographer’s dream. Where else can you find a pristine lake, a lagoon in a volcanic crater, and not one, but two volcanos within miles of the town centre? Well, The Giving Lens Nicaragua team is quickly realizing what makes Nicaragua such a unique and beautiful place. After yet another sunrise at Lake Granada, … Read More

TGL: Nicaragua: From the Road, #3

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The TGL Nicaragua team at Laguna Apoyo!

Another day, another sunrise. The Giving Lens Nicaragua team started day three of our workshop by doing what this team has come to love: waking up early. Every photographer knows the best light is at sunrise and sunset, and we have continued to introduce the photography students at Empowerment International to this concept. And the best part? They love it! … Read More

TGL Nicaragua 2013: From the Road, #2

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juanita gets her photo, taken by Varina Patel

While The Giving Lens workshops are filled with adventure, beautiful photography, award winning instructors, and unique opportunities that you would not normally experience as a tourist, it also has helping aspect, as we always work with a non profit in the countries we visit. TGL Nicaragua is the first of our return workshops, where we continue to teach the photography … Read More

TGL Nicaragua 2013 – From the Road – #1

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The Giving Lens Nicaragua, Boat Tour

While most of the world stopped to watch the Super Bowl, The Giving Lens Nicaragua team was on the go during the first day of the 2013 workshop. What better way to bond with the children you will be teaching photography to then to have them teach you a few key phrases in Spanish? That is exactly how the morning … Read More