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Shoot | Villa of Hope Children's Home

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Shoot | Villa of Hope Children's Home

Time: May 11, 2013 from 8am to 5pm
Location: The Villa of Hope, 28 Cavendish Road, Olifantsvlei, Nancefield, Johannesburg
Street: 28 Cavendish Road
City/Town: Olifantsvlei, Nancefield, Johannesburg
Website or Map: http://goo.gl/maps/ZR98E
Phone: Kyle Tamblyn +27 [0]83 230 4350 / Zorina Wentworth +27 [0]84 319 4489
Event Type: ubuntu help-portrait, fp-jhb-may-or-sh, fp, fp-jhb, fp-may, fp-or, fp-sh, jhb, jhb-may, jhb-or, jhb-sh, may, may-or, may-sh, or, or-sh, sh
Organized By: Kyle Tamblyn for Ubuntu Help-Portrait
Latest Activity: May 12, 2013

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Event Description

Maiden Teenographers Free Portraits Event


A one-day Teenographers Free Portraits event for orphaned children and and their foster parents at the Villa of Hope Children's Home in Olifantsvlei, Nancefield.


Approximately 60 children in total:10 homes with 6 children per house including a family portrait per house


Photogs: up to 15

Volunteers: up to 15


Portraits: +/-60 children and adults


The event is aimed at equipping Teenographer volunteers to be able to participate fully in Help-Portrait 2013.


  1. Morning Workshop [08h00-13h45] held at the Home of Photo, Brightwater Commons, Randburg to train and equip teen and young-adult volunteers for the Afternoon Free Portraits Event
  2. Afternoon  Free Portraits Event [14h15-17h00] held at the Villa of Home Childrens Home in Olifantsvlei, Nancefield


Details of the event:


  • 08h00 - 08h30 | Registration, Meet and Greet over coffee at Home of Photo, Brightwater Commons, Randburg
  • 08h30 - 11h00 | Theory Session - Camera and Portraiture setup
  • 11h00 - 12h30 | Practical Session
  • 12h30 - 13h30 | Lunch
  • 13h45 - 14h15 | Travel to Portrait Event venue
  • 14h30 - 16h15 | Free Portraits Event
  • 16h30 - 17h00 | Return travel to Home of Photo


What you need to bring:


  • Your gear - Camera + lens, [tripod, grey card and reflector recommended. Flash is optional]
  • Your laptop - If you don't have one, don't worry.



Cost? Free. A donation for coffees and lunch that will be provided will be appreciated.


Shoot Team Leader:
Kyle Tamblyn | +27 [0]83 230 4350 | Click here to eMail Kyle



RSVP on the top right and click here to download all the information you need to attend the workshop

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Comment by Ubuntu Help-Portrait on April 29, 2013 at 7:02am


We're sorry you can't make it and we hope to meet you next time!

Comment by Ubuntu Help-Portrait on April 29, 2013 at 6:58am


Comment by Micaela Boy on April 29, 2013 at 6:57am

Sooo sorry that i can't make it :( was extremely keen till i found out that i have something else that i can't miss on that saturday :/ So sad to miss the first one, but i'll be looking forward to the next :)

Comment by Sean Darryn Yoko on April 29, 2013 at 6:50am

I will be there ASAP. 
I do need a bit of the theory, but I'll try make a plan :)

Looking forward to it :)

Comment by Ubuntu Help-Portrait on April 29, 2013 at 6:44am

@Sean: We hear you dude. Noted. Try to get there as early as you can ;-))

Comment by Sean Darryn Yoko on April 29, 2013 at 6:29am

I would like to come through, but may only be able to after 11 :) I'm on worship that weekend :)

Comment by Hannes Bronkhorst on April 28, 2013 at 2:11pm
Looking forward to this new chapter. Will help where and how I can.
Comment by Kyle Tamblyn on April 24, 2013 at 5:44am

If anyone does need to get hold of me quickly and hasn't got access to email:

ph: 083 230 4350

Can't wait for our maiden event =D

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