Blog

‘The Smiles of Grateful Children’ – Colombia

This is the third year that I led this inspiring movement in my country (Colombia), in this case we did 81 portraits for children in need form an institution called “Hogares Club Michín” in Bogotá, in the event participated six photographers (Germán Ruiz, Cristian Rojas, Alexander Gomez, Miguel Angel Monroy, Lisandro Pérez and Luis […]

By |December 9th, 2013|Story of the Day|0 Comments

2014 Date Announced

Dear Help-Portrait Community,

We did it!

The Annual Help-Portrait day has come and gone. What a day it was! The pictures, stories and reports are pouring in. It’s so fun to see what you all did in recent days, weeks, and for some of you, months.

Due to weather and other circumstances, we know some of you […]

By |December 9th, 2013|H-P Organizers, H-P Tips, Updates|6 Comments

Moments When Heaven Comes to Earth

These are the moments when heaven comes to earth:

When a 46 year old beautiful woman bawls her eyes out because she has finally gotten her very first picture with Santa.

When photographers set aside competition and serve together for the day.

When a twenty (something)-year-old in a recovery program asks to set his picture on […]

By |December 8th, 2013|H-P Organizers, Story of the Day, Updates|1 Comment

Help-Portrait 2013 in Full Swing

The last time zones are about to start their Help-Portrait 2013 events. We can’t wait to tell the global story. Don’t forget to submit your stats! http://t.co/xUUzfXAYON. Use the hashtag #helpportrait when posting on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and OKDOTHIS!

#HelpPortrait founder @jeremycowart taking a few shots of a sweet family at @HPNashville!  

By |December 7th, 2013|H-P Organizers|0 Comments

‘Never expected this much love & kindness’

By |December 6th, 2013|Story of the Day|2 Comments

Help-Portrait Remembers Nelson Mandela

We’re honored that Ubuntu Help-Portrait in South Africa had the opportunity to help celebrate Nelson Mandela’s life through an initiative called 94toGram, a collection of Help-Portrait messages marking his 94th birthday. “Through this, we gave people who do not often have a chance to shout-out, the opportunity to send online birthday messages to South Africa’s most […]

By |December 5th, 2013|Inspiration|1 Comment

‘We are the new family’

By |December 5th, 2013|Story of the Day|0 Comments

‘This year I was able to give back’

By |December 4th, 2013|Story of the Day|0 Comments

BAYTODAY.ca: North Bay Help Portrait

Bay Today has a great interview with North Bay Help Portrait’s Bill Ferguson in Ontario, Canada, about their event this past weekend.

Click here for photos of the event from Bay Today.

RELATED:

BAYTODAY.ca: 2014 calendars provide aid North Bay Help Portrait

By |December 3rd, 2013|In the News, News|0 Comments

Sasha Leahovcenco: Help-Portrait, Nigeria

We mentioned this week on Twitter that a video featuring Sasha Leahovcenco, one of Help-Portrait’s prolific volunteer photographers, and his Help-Portrait trip to Chukotka, Russia (“Help-Portrait. End of the Earth”), was chosen as a Vimeo Staff Pick. In it he shows the a behind the scenes look at his team’s journey beginning at Anadyr […]

By |December 3rd, 2013|H-P Organizers, Inspiration, Story of the Day|0 Comments