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Matilde Simas

Photographer Matilde Simas

Matilde Simas is a photographer from Boston, MA. Interested in the intersection of art, audience engagement and social change, Matilde leverages the power of visual storytelling to inform, provoke discussions, and inspire action. Her work on human trafficking has been widely exhibited by various UN agencies. Beyond photography, Matilde is passionate about volunteering and traveling.  When she doesn’t have a camera in her hands, it’s probably because she’s planning her next journey.

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Many of Matilde’s beautiful images appear throughout World Footprints on these articles:

Saving a Species: Palm Oil, Orangutans, and the Leuser Ecosystem

Human Trafficking in Kenya: A Nonprofit Takes Aim

Bringing Mobility and Hope to the Philippines

A look through the lens of a humanitarian photographer

Radio Shows featuring Matilde Simas

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