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2010 Annual Report

Have you ever wondered what we do with the funds raised from donations, merchandise profits, etc. We present to you our 2010 Annual Report: a detailed look at what we, as an organization, accomplished in 2010, as well as the details about our income and expenses.

Our goal has always been authenticity and transparency. This is […]

By |November 28th, 2011|Updates|763 Comments

How Does Help-Portrait Help?

Artists have created self-portraits since the beginning of time. Historically, an artist’s self-portrait has been known “as a public test of the artist’s skill.” A self-portrait, in artistic circles, could prove your worth.

Not only that, but wealthiest members of society have always commissioned portraits of themselves and their family as a way to prove their […]

By |November 19th, 2011|H-P Tips, Inspiration|8 Comments

The Grid with Scott Kelby Features Help-Portrait

Thursday, Nov. 17, Scott Kelby will be featuring Jeremy Cowart live on The Grid at 2pm ET talking about how to run a Help-Portrait event. Tune in if you have questions about running or participating in a Help-Portrait event, and help us spread the word about the broadcast.

The Grid with Scott Kelby & Matt […]

By |November 16th, 2011|H-P Organizers, In the News, Inspiration, News|7 Comments

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