Travel Photography Workshop in Thailand – Everything We Hoped!

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The Giving Lens trave Photography Workshop Trip to Thailand was a Massive Success. The Giving Lens: Thailand has sadly come to a close. But really, how sad can it be when you look at all these beautiful smiling faces? We were so honoured to we welcomed into COSA‘s world, where girls are not victims but are champions, and where they … Read More

Nicaragua Photo Workshop Wrap Up Post!

nikolaFrom the Road, Nicaragua, Trips, workshop

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Travel Photography Workshop in Nicaragua – A Huge Success! I was peeling along a cobble-stone street in downtown Granada, Nicaragua clinging to my bike, bathing in the warm light of the morning, and laughing at the whoops and hollers of the Empowerment International students behind and around me – who, similar to the photography program, run a mountain-bike program – … Read More

Week One Wrap Up Post from Nicaragua

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As Operations Managers of The Giving Lens, I am usually found buried in a multitude of technology, furiously attempting to burn through my never-ending To-Do list, which is curated by none other than Colby Brown. I am usually a blur of rustling papers and scribbled notes, emails and meetings, coffee and more coffee. And yet sometimes in life, despite all … Read More

Happy New Year!

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Despite only getting up and running in the last quarter of 2011, The Giving Lens couldn’t be happier with the response we’ve gotten. Photographers and photo-enthusiasts alike, you all seem to have enormous hearts for others and a passion to make a difference. While we are so excited about our two teams coming to Nicaragua, we’re just as thrilled with … Read More