... "photographe bizness" passait votre chemin ...Une avant garde artistique est née...

http://www.cyberpresse.ca/le-soleil/actualites/societe/200912/10/01-929841-help-portrait-pour-faire-rire-et-sourire.php

Aujourd'hui, plus de 4000 photographes offrent gratuitement leurs services à Help-Portrait, implanté dans 55 pays.  (Québec) Question de faire vivre un moment unique et de léguer un souvenir impérissable à des gens moins fortunés, des photographes professionnels offriront samedi des séances de photos gratuites, au Café rencontre de la rue Saint-Joseph .«C'est pour leur montrer qu'ils sont beaux. Même si ces gens vivent parfois quelque chose de difficile, ils doivent être fiers de ce qu'ils sont», lance Paschall Hardy, un des organisateurs de l'activité, qui travaille aussi au Café rencontre...............

http://www.davidiscreative.com/wp-content/uploads/helpPortrait.jpg

http://www.help-portrait.com/#/about

Founded by celebrity photographer Jeremy Cowart, Help-Portrait is a community of photographers, coming together across the world, to use their photography skills to give back to their local communityOn or around, December 12th, photographers around the world will be grabbing their cameras, finding people in need, and taking their picture.

When the prints are ready, the photographs get delivered. Yep. It really is that easy. And by the way, we don't want to see your photos. This is about GIVING the pictures, not taking them. These portraits are not for your portfolio, website, or for sale. Money isn't involved here. This holiday season, you have the chance to give a family something they may have never had before- a portrait together.Our mission? Our mission at Help-Portrait is simply to equip and mobilize you.

We want to make sure you have all the information that you need to successful participate in Help-Portrait on 12.12.09. We want to help you find other people in your area that are wanting to be part of Help-Portrait or have already begun to plan the event. We want you to have the opportunity to give.The best place to connect with other photographers, download important documents, and read up on some useful Help-Portrait planning tips, is our COMMUNITY SITE .Just in case you haven't seen it, here is our new video explaining the idea of Help-Portrait.

A SHIFT IN THINKING...HELP PORTRAIT IS A MOVEMENT OF PHOTOGRAPHERS WHO ARE USING THEIR TIME, EQUIPMENTAND EXPERTISE TO GIVE BACKTO THOSE WHO ARE LESSFORTUNATE.