PhotoVoice’s vision is for a world in which no one is denied the opportunity to speak out and be heard. PhotoVoice’s mission is to build skills within disadvantaged and marginalised communities using innovative participatory photography and digital storytelling methods so that they have the opportunity to represent themselves and create tools for advocacy and communications to achieve positive social change.
photovoice - Since 1999 PhotoVoice has pioneered the use of participatory photography as a tool for communication, self expression and advocacy. across the globe
Born into Brothels Photography
Manik A "self portrait" by Manik included in "Kids With Cameras: Calcutta," an exhibition of photographs by children who live in a red-light district in India.
New Online Drawing Program Website Promotes Art for Healing | The Creative Me, a website designed to allow visitors to experience an online drawing program, has been launched to promote art as a way for healing and self expression.
A Life Without Pain - follows the daily lives of three children who all share the same rare disease that makes them unable to feel any type of physical pain. It is unbelievable to witness through these children how much our ability to feel pain keeps us safe - and even alive. I never realized what a blessing it was until i saw this film.
Relative Closeness: Photographs of Family and Friends | Museum of Contemporary Photography ( sally mann)