Tag: charity

Annie's Angels Heavenly Ball 03.26.11 | Portsmouth, NH Charity Event Photography

The Heavenly Ball, now in it’s third year is such an amazing event.  Hosted by the Annie’s Angels memorial fund the event raises money for families who’s lives have been affected by any number of scary, heart wrenching illnesses.  Bill & Di and the …

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Caleb Cook RMS Fund Benefit 02.19.11 | Seacoast, NH Charity Event Photographer

I was honored to be asked to photograph this amazing benefit for the Caleb Cook RMS fund.   Caleb, 7,  was diagnosed last year with rhabdomyosarcoma — or RMS, a rare childhood cancer which effects 150 children each year.   The event …

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Truffle + Tavern Annual Toys for Tots Drive 12.16.10 | Exeter NH Charity Event Photography

If you’re a regular reader, you know by know that Tavern at River’s Edge in Exeter is one of our frequented establishments.  When owner Jeff asked me to come take some photos of their annual Toys for Tots drive featuring Dave Gerard +Truffle I couldn’t …

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Morgado Family Photos 10.31.10 | Exeter, NH Family Photography

I have been known to donate gift certificates to a few of my friends who are involved in various charities.  Jess won one such certificate in a breast cancer fundraiser last spring.  I was excited to meet her and her family for some awesome fall photos …

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Heavenly Ball 2010

The DaGiau family is near and dear to my heart.  They provided me the opportunity to shoot my first wedding for their daughter Stephie and they’ll tell anyone who asks that I’m the photographer they want.  They also serve up some mad yummy food out of …

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Annie's Angels Heavenly Ball

To view the full gallery and purchase any prints please click here.  I am honored to be the “official photographer” for the Annie’s Angels Memorial Fund. The work that Bill, Di & their crew do is amazing. This years fundraiser was the 1st Annu …

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Standing on the Side of Love

Standing on the Side of Love: A Family-Friendly Celebration of NH’s Civil Union Law January 1, 2008, Noon – 3PM South Church UU, State Street Portsmouth, NH I was honored to be asked to photograph this once in a lifetime event celebrating the instituti …

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Annies Angel's Charity Fundraiser Wine Tasting 11.01.07

As the ‘official photographer’ for Annie’s Angels, it was my duty to attend their fund raiser wine & dessert tasting hosted at their Italian Deli – Valerio’s Kitchen. I did my best to behave myself, but the array of pies, pretzels, cheeses & wines was …

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