Press: 2008

December 1, 2008

National League of Cities - Teen pregnancy is an issue in the city of Alexandria that the Alexandria Youth Council (AYC)  is currently focused on. The AYC  is working with Critical Exposure, a non-profit that helps young people advocate effectively utilizing photography and other creative strategies, on a teen pregnancy prevention project through the use of photography.

Critical Exposure helps teens focus on progress

November 1, 2008

Young DC - Critical Exposure is an organization which trains young students from across the country to express their point of view through photography. The project not only teaches students to take quality pictures, but also uses these pictures to raise public awareness of the state of the students’ environments.

October 21, 2008

Found on SmugMug - Critical Exposure is a non-profit organization working to bring public education reform and social change by providing cameras to urban students across the US. From Baltimore to Philadelphia to Albuquerque, kids are showing the world their every day battles with going to school and the difficulties of getting education in at-risk neighborhoods.

October 13, 2008

The Overcast - My stomach has been hijacked by corporate school . Nutrition contained - zero." Charlie's analysis of the vending machine at her Austin, Texas school is frank and unforgiving. Her photo of the machine captures this monster in the flesh, Doritos, Cheetos, Funyuns et al with the eerie glow of a phantom.

October 13, 2008

White House News Photographers Association - Critical Exposure is a nonprofit organization that teaches middle and high school students to document issues that impact their lives through photography and to use their images and voices to advocate for change.

September 19, 2008

DC FotoWeek - Critical Exposure is a great example of an organization that fits in with FotoWeek’s philanthropic mission to reach out to local schools. A little about the group...

Understanding the State of Knowledge of Youth Engagement Financing and Sustainability: Promising Practice Profile

August 20, 2008

The Finance Project - Critical Exposure is a youth media-making organization that aims to help students and organizations advocate more effectively for school reform and social change through the power of documentary photography and youth voice.

August 6, 2008

Eduwonk - August 2008

July 7, 2008

Michael Kress Photography - From July 7, 2008