A Childhood Cancer Journey Comes Full Circle

October 30, 2015

Steven R. Hazlett is a professional photographer and teaching artist for Pablove Shutterbugs New York City. He is a pediatric cancer survivor. I was seventeen years old when I was diagnosed with a brain tumor. My whole world crumbled before me as I heard the words: “You have cancer.” It shook the very foundation of […]

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Why Olivia Won’t Miss This Year’s New Orleans Gallery Show

October 14, 2015

My name is Olivia Pritchard, and I own a family photography studio in New Orleans.  I have also been lucky enough to be the Local Teaching Artist for Pablove Shutterbugs here in NOLA since the launch of the program in Spring 2014!  We’ve come a long way since that first class: refining the curriculum, building […]

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Our Work Isn’t Done – Pablove Across America, Day 6 and Day 7

October 12, 2015

Day 6 – Monterey to Santa Cruz As we headed into the weekend and the last two days of riding, there was a shift among the team. Saturday, Day 6, was a light route, with little climbing and just 47.6 miles, which was welcomed after a very long Day 5. Everyone was looking forward to […]

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The Longest Ride – Pablove Across America, Day 5

October 10, 2015

Today was the long day that people have both been looking forward to, and slightly dreading. There were a few people this morning that I heard say were nervous to start the day, and the ride leaders stepped in to ensure we would have a safe and enjoyable day. We began the morning with rider […]

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A Parent’s Journey – Pablove Across America, Day 4

October 9, 2015

Today was a good, although deceiving, day.  We woke up to the beautiful sounds of the Pacific Ocean in Pismo Beach – a perfect setting to start the day.  Our morning dedication was given by Townsend Myers and Rusty Roussel to Julian Woods Haney from New Orleans.  Julian has leukemia and is an inspiration for […]

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Fighting Cancer With (Pab)Love – Pablove Across America, Day 3

October 8, 2015

After enjoying a good night’s sleep in Solvang, we kicked off the morning with a dedication to Maddie, a young lady several riders met on Pablove Across America last year in Texas. She made quite the impression on two of our riders, Tom Kattus and Phil Cassens, who gave a very heartfelt speech. Maddie was […]

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The Secret Behind Pablove – Pablove Across America, Day 1

October 6, 2015
Cyclists in font of Hollywood Sign - Childhood Cancer Fundraiser - Peloton

Welcome to the Pablove Across America blog! Daily dispatches from the road will be posted here. Pablove Across America 2015 really began with a delicious team dinner at Malo Sunday evening in Los Angeles. Larry Vincent, the father of  Pablove Shutterbugs graduate, Jordan, gave a moving presentation about how photography provided an outlet for their […]

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Inspiring Kids With Cancer Through Photography

September 22, 2015

Angie Rushing, pictured far left, has photographed several Pablove Shutterbugs classes over the years. Most recently, she helped The Pablove Foundation document the 5-Week photography program in Austin, Texas. View her original blog post on her website. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and over the past year, I have had the amazing opportunity to […]

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The First Day of School

September 10, 2015

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Those four words fly right by the ears and eyes of most people. Why wouldn’t they – unless there’s some personal meaning attached to them? September is also back to school month for many families. When most parents are posting their child’s first day of school photo on their […]

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My Name is Ian and I am a Cancer Survivor

July 30, 2015
Pablove Shutterbugs Alumni Camp

My name is Ian and I am a cancer survivor. I found out about Pablove at a Kaiser Christmas party when my mother and I met Eva Schlomann who introduced us to the organization. During the 8-week program, I was acquainted with the wonderful world of photography. I was shown not only new perspectives to […]

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How Your Support Helped Inspire Kids Across the Country

July 21, 2015
Dryden excited for her first gallery show.

Here at The Pablove Foundation, we don’t just believe that photography is a cool art form, we believe it has the power to change lives. And here’s why: Photography is a special tool that helps you express how it is that you see the world around you. Whether you take beautiful photos of your children, […]

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