Announcing our collaboration with the UN International School!

It’s official! We have begun our cross-cultural exchange, as part of the 50 Kids 50 Cameras project, with students from the UN International School in NYC! Children from Fortaleza and New York will be exchanging letters, as well as creating a photographic exhibition, sharing their lives as seen through their own eyes. Here is a bit more information on the collaboration, as written by our wonderful partner and teacher at the UNIS, Ms. Threlfall: —— Through a collaborative, interdisciplinary, cross-cultural project, my students have the unique opportunity to partner with the 50 Kids/50 Cameras Project with Silent Tapes. Over the …

Great interview with Columbia Visuals!

We were pleased to chat over the phone to journalist Juanita Ceballos from Columbia University about silent tapes and the inspiration behind the 50 Kids 50 Cameras project. Check out the full article here, and be sure to read some other really great photography posts on the website as well!

silent tapes featured on We Are Juxt!

Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve been exchanging emails with the lovely Jessii Powers @WeAreJuxt, getting to know each other and chatting about our work at silent tapes. She has written to utmost beautiful article on our project and vision. Thank you We Are Juxt, for supporting our endeavours! Xx Read the article here! xx

MTV Brasil!

Hey guys, for any of you Portuguese speakers, the 50 Kids 50 Cameras project was featured on MTV Brasil this morning! Check out the interview 🙂 http://mtv.com.br/blogs/ Thank you so much for all your support! xx

Thank you Instagram!

We wanted to say thanks to anyone who has shared about the 50 Kids 50 Cameras project on their Instagram feeds! The impact it’s had on our campaign has been HUGE! If any of you have your own feeds and would be so kind as to spread the word on it, we’d be so grateful! Also, we are 95% our goal! Help us reach our stretch goal of $12,000 (or more!), and we will be able to create a short film documentary, and distribute it through a prominent social media platform who has shown significant interest in our project. We will …

Photographer of the day on EyeEm!

We were amazed this morning when we woke up to a notification from EyeEm! We were chosen as “Photographer of the Day”! Thanks so much EyeEm team! X “The EyeEm Photographer of the Day is @silenttapes. This incredibly popular profile has a brilliant array of expertly shot photos.”-