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Help-Portrait’s Jeremy Cowart in Paste Magazine

Paste magazine’s Nick Purdy has a Q&A with Help-Portrait’s founder, Jeremy Cowart.

An excerpt:

What’s new in your plans for this year?
This will be our third annual event on Dec. 10, worldwide. Photographers, makeup artists, volunteers around the world will be getting together at various locations to give photos to people in need… the homeless, the […]

By |November 16th, 2011|In the News, Inspiration, News|2 Comments

Get the Widget!

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We’ve created a countdown widget for the 2011 Help-Portrait day. Embed it on your site by clicking here and copying the code. Can you believe it’s less than 30 days away?

By |November 10th, 2011|H-P Tips|5 Comments

HP Photoshop Watermark Tutorial

This tutorial shows you how to use our new Help-Portrait Photoshop templates for HP Photo uploads.

By |November 10th, 2011|H-P Organizers, H-P Tips|7 Comments

Join Us on Google+

Help-Portrait is now on Google+ …. check it out, +1 us, add us to your circles, then share with your followers!

By |November 10th, 2011|H-P Tips|10 Comments

Guest Post: Frank Doorhof & Help-Portrait Netherlands

This is a guest post from Frank Doorhof, who helps lead Help-Portrait in the Netherlands (help-portret). This is a look at how he got involved and how the Dutch do Help-Portrait.

My name is Frank Doorhof and  I’m based in the Netherlands. In “normal” life I’m a fashion photographer specializing in teaching workshops and shooting artists […]

By |November 7th, 2011|H-P Organizers, H-P Tips|4 Comments

3rd Annual Worldwide Help-Portrait Set for Dec 10; Showcasing Photos for the First Time

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Contact:
Lori Mahon, Merge PR
lori@mergepr.com
615.579.1266

THIRD ANNUAL WORLDWIDE HELP-PORTRAIT™ EVENT SET FOR DECEMBER 10

HELP-PORTRAIT WILL BE SHOWCASING PHOTOS FROM THIS YEAR’S EVENT FOR THE FIRST TIME

Nashville, Tn –October 27, 2011—This December 10, photographers around the world will gather for the third annual Help-Portrait event. In 2009, Help-Portrait began as an idea that transformed into […]

By |November 2nd, 2011|News, Press releases|7 Comments

Help-Portrait 2011 Announcement Video

Introducing the vision for the 2011 Help-Portrait event on 10 December 2011. Founder, Jeremy Cowart, explains how we’re doing things a little different this year.

By |October 31st, 2011|H-P Organizers, H-P Tips|2 Comments

An Important Community Update

First, welcome to the 505 new members that have joined within the past 10 days. We’re honored that you’re a part of our community and the international movement of Help-Portrait.

ATTENTION LEADERS

Leaders—I need your help.

We’ve been using this community site for the past two years of Help-Portrait and we’re running into a problem: the groups are […]

By |October 27th, 2011|Updates|11 Comments

Photography as Therapy

Check out this inspiring guest post at digital-photography-school.com. A traffic accident left Shaun bound to a wheelchair. As part of his therapy, he was encouraged to take up a creative hobby.

Photography has become an emotional outlet for Shaun in the past six months. He talks about the challenges and benefits he’s receiving from it, […]

By |October 26th, 2011|Inspiration|6 Comments

The Future of Help-Portrait

We recently announced some big changes to Help-Portrait. 1. We’re going to start showing the photos if the subjects want us to. 2. We’re going to have them draw and write on their actual photos and tell their stories. 3. We’re going to hand the cameras over and let them do some shooting.

I’m so excited […]

By |October 25th, 2011|H-P Organizers, H-P Tips|71 Comments