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It’s that time of the year again! The time for Bid Your Wish for Wedded Bliss from Wish Upon A Wedding!  Place bids on great Atlanta engagement sessions and Atlanta wedding photography collections that benefit couples facing terminal illness and serious life altering circumstances. Wish Upon A Wedding gives couples the ability to have the…

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  • KellyDecember 18, 2012 - 11:36 am

    I love all your charity work. God bless you.ReplyCancel

  • VeronicaDecember 19, 2012 - 1:15 pm

    What a great organization to give to you! Those videos really made me tear up.ReplyCancel

  • Matthew DruinDecember 21, 2012 - 9:18 pm

    Thanks guys! Wish Upon A Wedding is an amazing organization which is why I always contribute to their auctions. Everyone deserves an amazing wedding. :)ReplyCancel

So we (as in a collective of volunteers) recently finished up our 4th annual Help-Portrait charity event and it turned out way better than we expected! If you haven’t heard of Help-Portrait, it’s a worldwide movement of photographers giving back to their communities around the world. So far, the Help-Portrait movement has delivered over 201,367 portraits with 16,488…

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  • MikeyDecember 15, 2012 - 5:49 pm

    Wow! You guys are totally awesome and really rocked it! I have a friend who mentioned something about help portrait, but I didn’t really understand what it was until it was over and I’m not a photographer.ReplyCancel

  • Matthew DruinDecember 15, 2012 - 5:52 pm

    Hey Mikey! Thanks for the big love man. You should definitely plan on helping out next year. You don’t have to be a photographer, just someone wanting to give back to their community. :DReplyCancel

  • ChristinaDecember 16, 2012 - 9:34 am

    Truly great! It’s refreshing to see people like you guys working so hard to make the world a better place. :)ReplyCancel

  • TammyDecember 18, 2012 - 3:18 pm

    What an amazing idea! I’m so happy to see such caring people.ReplyCancel

There are so many people that are in need everyday. Some people we pass by without even noticing, others we may see everyday, and still some people we know personally. Often times we have no idea these people are actually in need. Sometimes they only need a smile or maybe some simple words of encouragement….

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  • KirstyNovember 25, 2012 - 10:34 pm

    What a wonderful idea! If I was closer I’d be all over this. ;)ReplyCancel

  • Steve KingDecember 1, 2012 - 9:39 am

    Wow you do a lot of charity stuff. Seems like you’re always doing something. Props to you man.ReplyCancel

  • Matthew DruinDecember 4, 2012 - 9:42 am

    Thanks. I like doing charity projects. It’s kind of my form of religion.ReplyCancel

This year marks the 4th annual Help-Portrait – a worldwide movement of photographers & other volunteers giving back to their communities to those in need around the world. So far, the Help-Portrait movement has delivered over 169,523 portraits with 15,558 photographers, 21,447 volunteers, at 1,520 locations, in 56 countries and counting!! This year also marks our…

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    December 10th marked the 3rd annual Help-Portrait – a worldwide movement of photographers giving back to their communities around the world. So far, the Help-Portrait movement has delivered over 101,000 portraits with 10,574 photographers, 12,654 volunteers, at 1,062 locations, in 56 countries and counting!! Yeah!! Pretty damn impressive, right!? This was my second year participating in Help-Portrait…

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    • Kate HildrethDecember 12, 2011 - 5:30 pm

      Great shots Matt!!! Was a lot of fun working with you and Jessica and the rest of the team for HP this year. I’m looking forward to doing it again next year!ReplyCancel

    • Matthew DruinDecember 12, 2011 - 10:05 pm

      Thanks Kate! We really appreciate your help and can’t wait to do it again next year!! :DReplyCancel

    • RachelDecember 15, 2011 - 6:35 am

      <3 these!ReplyCancel