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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|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 (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 [...]

By | December 3rd, 2013|H-P Tips|1 Comment

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 [...]

By | December 3rd, 2013|Updates|0 Comments

Cyber Monday Sale – 40% off merch MONDAY ONLY

Monday only! 40% off ALL MERCH in the Help-Portrait store. Now's the time to stock up on shirts for your team, or give HP gear as gifts. Proceeds from sales goes toward funding Help-Portrait operating costs and future events. Tell a friend! The sale starts at 7/6c Monday morning!

By | December 2nd, 2013|Updates|0 Comments