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Don’t Take My Picture

“Don’t take my picture!” This was a phrase that I heard over and over while working on a case study video for SOIL with the New-York based filmmaker Monica Wise. Although this was Monica’s first trip to Haiti, she is both an experienced traveler and fearless behind the camera, spending hours at SOIL’s waste treatment site with a mask protecting her mouth, getting close and personal with the team while they dumped buckets of human waste. Nothing fazed her. “I can hide behind the camera. As long as I’m filming, I’m so focused on what I’m trying to capture that everything else becomes background noise.” While Monica was ...