Hey, remember us?
Editing a documentary is hard.
This very obvious fact is probably not missed by anyone on either side of the projector screen, yet we seemed to gloss right over it... Read more
This wasn't our finest hour...
We had to hike back to town with empty tummies but the real tragedy is, we wasted a perfectly good cucumber.
(and don't worry, we didn't steal it, Jeff... Read more
Want to see your boys (plus another boy) ((plus Stacy)) doing their thing in La Paz, Bolivia?
Check out this little video I slapped together using the trusty GoPro -... Read more
Happy New Year
Jeff here. 2012 has arrived. Generally when the new year comes around I'm just grateful that I've managed to go another twelve months without being mauled by a mule deer.
This new... Read more
Talking about the project at TEDx Brisbane
A few days after we got back from Bolivia I (hi, this is Jeff...) spoke at TEDx Brisbane about the project as a whole and specifically the past month spent... Read more
From the Editing Bay
Hey friends -
As I sit and wait for all these video files to render out (for those not accustomed to editing lingo, rendering is an endless process of watching... Read more
Highlight reel from TEDx Brisbane
From my blog:
I spoke at TEDx Brisbane a couple weekends ago. Having just come back from Bolivia days prior Drew and I were eager to show someone-- anyone-- a taste of... Read more
I didn't sleep well the other night, and I had a good reason. Stacy, Drew, and Jeff had left the Yungas and were heading back to La Paz by bus... Read more
The Amazon, and more fotos!
Dear Kickstarter Supporters,
Just six days left until the team flies out of La Paz and back to Los Estados Unidos. They’ve seen a lotin the past three weeks. ... Read more
There's internet in the Amazon? Photo update!
Quick update--this just in:
I received a call from the Amazon! It was quite a juxtaposition: me speaking from a stale shopping mall, Jeff and the team amongst tucans and... Read more
Adventure in Salar de Uyuni
Quite a bit has transpired since the last update. The team left La Paz, went to Salar de Uyuni, came back, left for Yungas, and are now back... Read more
La Paz, Day 3
Spotty internet, stolen iphone, and adorable street dogs. Our crew has landed!
Although Stacy is down one gadget (Angry Birds, noooo!), everything else is intact. The team landed safely in... Read more
Two DAYS out...
It’s me, Molly, your designated Updater and lover of all things swing-y. I’m so excited to be a liaison between the team and the Kickstarter community. And, although... Read more
TWO Weeks Out!!!!
Hey everyone! I hope this update finds you well. Jeff, Stacey and I are two weeks away from jumping on a plane headed for Bolivia and we're starting to get... Read more
Only a few weeks to go
So we've been lacking in the updates and that's mostly due to being very busy. rest assured we'll be updating a lot soon and as we're in Bolivia, but those... Read more
One last plea and a huge THANK YOU for enabling us to do this right
When you find the time please take a second to read this update in its entirety. It will take about 2 minutes.
When we started this endeavor there was a... Read more
>24 Hours to Go!
We have less than 24 hours left on KickStarter and we just wanted to take a minute to congratulate everyone for such an amazing fund raising effort! We would not... Read more
Ten thousand dollars. That's how much money we've raised in the past few weeks. Amazing. Absolutely amazing. A special thanks to Ryan who upped his contribution in the name of... Read more
Frequently Asked Questions
In the past week we've gotten a lot of questions and we've done our best to answer each one individually, but I thought I'd put together a FAQ update. Before we... Read more
We're five days in and things haven't gotten any less impressive. Far from it. In fact, the excitement has built with a new development wherein a generous donation has been given and... Read more
We've gotten a lot of great emails and messages from people who have hung their own swings, or more commonly, want to do so. I think I've said this to... Read more
62 HOURS LATER WE ARE FUNDED!
Holy crap. I mean, wow. Just wow. I am beyond amazed. Slightly shocked. A little nervous. And only slightly may have peed my pants.
You guys are incredible. Thank you... Read more
So close, but not so close as you'd think
We are 90% funded, but don't you for a second stop telling your friends about this. We're only getting started in our effort to connect with local organizations on the... Read more
48 hours, 94 backers, $3727.
That's nuts. Just crazy. You guys and your support is an amazing testament to kindness, generosity and what I can only assume is a... Read more
24 hours, 53 backers and $1,821. That is absolutely AMAZING and far more initial support than we expected. We can't thank you enough, for both the financial backing and all... Read more