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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|9 Comments

‘Never expected this much love & kindness’

By |December 6th, 2013|Story of the Day|9 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 loved […]

By |December 5th, 2013|Inspiration|13 Comments

‘We are the new family’

By |December 5th, 2013|Story of the Day|7 Comments

‘This year I was able to give back’

By |December 4th, 2013|Story of the Day|4 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.

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By |December 3rd, 2013|In the News, News|9 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 (capital […]

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

Tutorial: How to Do Help-Portrait on Location

Here is a short tutorial on how Sasha Leahovcenco, a Help-Portrait’s volunteer photographer who has taken Help-Portrait to the ends of the earth, runs his projects. Below the video is a gear list as well. Thanks, Sasha!

Help-Portrait Tutorial. Nigeria. from Sasha on Vimeo.

My Gear:
Camera: Canon 5D Mark III
Lens: Canon 24-70 2.8 II
Main Light: 47″ Octabox with AlienBees B800
Light modifier: 47″ […]

By |December 3rd, 2013|H-P Tips|19 Comments

‘Glad & thankful’

By |December 3rd, 2013|Story of the Day|6 Comments

Help-Portrait Merch 25% Off through Friday

Have you gotten your Help-Portrait T-Shirt yet?  No?  Well, it’s not too late!

Tuesday through Friday all merch is 25% off.

Already bought your shirt?  Pick up an accessory to go with it, or buy a Christmas gift for a friend or family member!

Make sure others don’t miss out on the sale by sharing the link on […]

By |December 3rd, 2013|Updates|5 Comments