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Homeless create beautiful images with disposable cameras

Homeless create beautiful images with disposable cameras

Press Releases   •   Aug 16, 2018 08:32 BST

Two hundred single use cameras were given to people who are homeless, or have recently been homeless in London and Brighton in June. The results are two beautiful calendars which will be sold by the photographers.

Homeless given 100 cameras to  capture London - these are the results

Homeless given 100 cameras to capture London - these are the results

Press Releases   •   Jul 25, 2018 14:21 BST

The photographers in the MyLondon Photo Project exhibition have all experienced homelessness. The goal of the project was to focus on what they love about London. The exhibition opens in Spitalfields Arts Market, Brushfield Street, on Monday 30 July and is up for 7 days and every photo is for sale, earning money for rough sleepers, sofa surfers and other people who have experienced homelessness.

100 cameras for Homeless to photograph London

100 cameras for Homeless to photograph London

Press Releases   •   Jun 21, 2018 09:00 BST

One hundred people affected by homelessness will capture London over five days from today when they are given a disposable camera at St Paul's Cathedral.

Brighton & Hove the focus of homeless project

Brighton & Hove the focus of homeless project

Press Releases   •   May 25, 2018 12:02 BST

Disposable cameras will be given to 100 with a lived experience of homelessness in the MyBrighton & Hove Photo Project at One Church, Brighton on Friday 29 June. Supported by Fujifilm UK and The Royal Photographic Society, the project will result in an exhibition and a calendar. It is run locally by volunteers and social enterprise Cafe Art, and is based on the successful MyLondon project.

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MyLondon Homeless Photo Judging

MyLondon Homeless Photo Judging

Blog posts   •   Jul 14, 2016 11:55 BST

Professional photographers and representatives from London's homelessness sector community chose the MyLondon exhibition yesterday in preparation for the annual exhibition and calendar. The social enterprise engaged 105 people affected by homelessness in the first week of July when they picked up disposable cameras and took photos of London over five days.

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My London camera handout

My London camera handout

Events   •   Jun 17, 2016 08:24 BST

100 disposable cameras given to people affected by homelessness at St Paul's Cathedral. Starting at 12.15, ending at 1pm. Participants will be given a reminder about how to use the contest camera. The brief is simple: the theme is My London. Cameras will be returned to the same place on Wednesday 6 July. The exhibition will be chosen in the same place on Wednesday 20 July.

Jul 01, 12:15 - 13:00 BST

Wren Suite, St Paul's Cathedral

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2019 MyBrighton & Hove calendar  Naomi MacDonald

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2019 MyBrighton & Hove calendar photographer Photo is called "i360"

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2019 MyLondon 2019 calendar Dee Allison

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MAY in 2019 MYLONDON calendar MONSTER BUBBLES, SOUTH KENSINGTON Dee Allison, who goes to the Passage Charity near Victoria Station, took...

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2019 MyLondon calendar photographer: "Mc Ginlay"

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MARCH in 2019 MYLONDON calendar BRICK LANE OCTO-BRAIN, WHITECHAPEL NOTE to journalists: HER NAME IS JUST "Mc Ginlay" Photographer Mc Ginl...

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2019 MyLondon calendar Paul McGrail

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JUNE in 2019 MYLONDON calendar THAMES BEACH, SOUTHWARK Paul McGrail, took this shot of a beach on the south bank of the Thames between t...

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Homeless photographer captures London

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David Fussell is a rough sleeper whose photo of St Paul's Cathedral is December in the 2019 MyLondon calendar. On 30 July he was intervie...

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2018 MyLondon calendar project (with subtitles)

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This is the video produced to support our annual Kickstarter. The photos are amazing this year, so please check it out and buy one today....

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MyLondon 2018 calendar video (no English subtitles)

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This is the video for the 2018 MyLondon calendar with no subtitles, so that anyone can add their own subtitles in a different language.

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Paul Ryan is a journalist who co-founded Cafe Art (UK) Community Interest Company with Michael Wong in 2012. Since 2012 it has raised money for artists... Show more