A Day in the World

Ladies and Gentlemen, start your cameras.

On May 15th, 2012,

professional and amateur photographers around the globe will collaborate on a documentary project "A Day in the World".

Sponsored by the Swedish non-profit Expressions of Humankind, an organization self-described as dedicated to the support of scientific research and education centered around the photographic image and the written word, this project aims at capturing daily life as seen through the eyes of everyday people everywhere.

Our mission is to use the power of photography to create, share and inspire perspectives on daily life – today and tomorrow.

Register now at ADay.org. Then between May 15th-22nd you can upload your photos into one of three categories : Home, Work or Connections each with multiple subcategories.

Use of the photographs is clearly described in the FAQ and includes possible inclusion in a book to be published later this year about the project.

So grab your camera and lend your perspective to the project.

Photo credits: Karen Foley.

Your article must be written in English



The project has been completed - and selections are being made for inclusion in online and print mediums. See if your picture is featured -A Day In The World



Today is "The Day" ... happy shooting everyone. It's not too late to register and join the project if you're interested. K-


Very good idea...
Thank you for sharing this


Great idea. My local camera club sent us all the link also, sounds like this will be HUGE!


Very good idea. I'm in. Thank you for telling us about this project!


Thanks for the info, very interesting and I appreciate these efforts, I'm going on the site!


Registered - thanks for sharing.


Neat. I will take a look. Thanks for sharing :-)


what a neat project to be a part of! Thank you for sharing this.

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