Author Archives: Amanda Shoemaker

About Amanda Shoemaker

I'm the Editor for Shutter Mission. I love photography, building web sites, and volunteering. What are you passionate about? !

HeARTs Speak Volunteer Artists Advocate for Animals


We love HeARTs Speak’s mission.  They are an organization of photographers and other artists who advocate for animals, animal rescue, and adoption. Through a compelling

Photographers Helping Japan


Photographers around the world are picking up their cameras to help the earthquake and tsunami victims in Japan. Are you a photographer? Here’s how you can help too.

Photography Vendors & Resources

Resources for Photographers0

Hello friends!  We’re back with a new resource for you — our list of preferred photography vendors. We took our time curating this list for

Featured Charity | The Tiny Light Foundation


From The Tiny Light Foundation: The Tiny Light Foundation is a nonprofit organization that provides professional photography for children and families that have been faced

Interview with San Francisco Help-Portrait organizer — Joey Chandler

Volunteer Spotlight0

The 12.4.2010 Help-Portrait event in San Francisco was fantastic.  Tons of volunteers stepped up to help out, and over 100 deserving families showed up to