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Yearly Archives: 2009

Help-Portrait 12-12-09

WOW… What a day! Our day began at 8 A.M setting up the 5 “studios” at the Caldwell Family Centre. With 7 photographers on hand, we were raring to go when the first participants arrived at 9 A.M. We had so much fun shooting, talking with and connecting with some of the most awesome people […]

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Jean Béliveau

Jean Beliveau, NHL Superstar who played with the Montreal Canadians for 20 seasons. He has his name on the Stanley Cup a record seventeen times, including seven times as an executive for the Canadiens 1973, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1986, 1993. Here he is being welcomed by Mr. Herman Yeh, President of Northern Micro to […]

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Oh death, where is thy sting?

Got up early this morning and started driving with no particular destination in mind. I came upon a cemetery and spent some time there. Saw this headstone against the foggy morning and it brought to mind that this death symbol was more colourful and lively than the life around it itself.

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Kiva ==> Loans That Change Lives

A post today that is not about photography at all but is inline with our Help-Portrait project. A few years ago, I discovered an interesting idea whereby I manage a portfolio of micro loans which are spread out around the world by an organization called Kiva. They facilitate interest-free micro loans, using PayPal as a […]

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New Help-Portrait Videos

The good folks at Help-Portrait have added two new videos that are to be included in their new web site that is schedules to go live today. These videos will clearly show what the HP movement is about. Enjoy! Help-Portrait from Jean Labelle on Vimeo. Help-Portrait:: What It Is from Jean Labelle on Vimeo.

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Thank You Help-Portrait

Just a note to thank the Help-Portrait founders for featuring Heather on the front page of their new website. This is special as it falls on the 1 month mark of Heathers passing. Thanks Kyle Chowning, Jeremy Cowart, Annie Downs!!!

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Help-Portrait & The Madonna LTC Residence!

I’m very happy to announce that the Madonna Long Term Care Residence, in Orleans Ontario, a suburb of Ottawa, has asked us to to share our talents with their residents! We will initially start with their 90′s Club, residents who are 90 years young and over. This will involve a group shot and of course […]

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Vincent Laforet, a New York based editorial and commercial photographer has posted a video shot in available darkness with a pre-production EOS-1D Mark IV. Absolutely incredible! Just over a year ago, Vincent was one of the first photographers to post a video taken with the then new Canon 5D MKII. That short film, Reverie, can […]

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