Pride Portraits: Creating a LGBTQ+ Photo Campaign

Recording: Pride Portraits: Creating a LGBTQ+ Photo Campaign, Mar 12, 2019


Creator, Eric Edward Schell speaks about the importance of visibility, representation and humanization of the LGBTQIA+ community. He would discuss how he created a platform via social media that has partnered with organizations such as Facebook, Human Rights Campaign, GLAAD, NASA, FBI, SXSW, Pride Houston, Chevron, Equality Texas and many more. He has photographed over 3,500 people within two years collecting photographs and personal statements from each participant. He talks about the importance of allies being a part of the campaign as well.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Focus15
Event Type: Session
Level: Advanced