a photographer / teacher / field medic roaming the world.

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email: jake.simkin@gmail.com

  • Age: 39
  • Joined: November 2006

Journal

Video Installation piece - Kabul, Sunrise to Sunset

http://vimeo.com/33267886
Posted almost 7 years – Leave a comment

Through My Eyes Project - Kabul, Afghanistan

I started the Through My Eyes project teaching young adult photography so that way they could describe their lives and also what life is like in Kabul, Afghanistan. / Currently 10 young adults are taking part and presenting what life is like in Kabul, so look forward to this space for more photos.
Posted about 8 years – Leave a comment

where i am at now - March 2010

March 2010 / Been volunteering as a educational teacher at Skateistan newly built skatepark and classrooms. It has been fun teaching kids, even the bad boys class. We teach them art, photography, video, design and theatre because alot of the kids are on different educational levels but art is something all levels can participate in. / An hour of skating, an hour of schooling, they seem to be eage…
Posted over 8 years – 2 comments

going to afghanistan

dear friends. / i go to Afghanistan on March 15 / I will be working on a travel show / then continuing on with volunteer work / and work on my through my eyes project / thank you to all who have become my friend on red bubble
Posted almost 11 years – 7 comments
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