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Audio Postcard: Porch Portraits Document Vermonters Under 'Stay Home, Stay Safe' Order

Twp photos, one of photographer taking a portrait of three people on the left, and one of the resulting portrait with three people on the right.
Right: Amy Kolb Noyes / VPR, Left: Lawrence Jay Kennedy, Courtesy
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Photographer Jay Kennedy takes a porch portrait of Morrisville resident Leslie Carpenter and her children Ellery and Ivan Stancliff. The resulting image is on the left.

Two weeks ago, Elmore wedding photographer Jay Kennedy decided to turn his lens onto his neighbors. He's been capturing them at home, on their front porches as they wait out the pandemic. 

Kennedy is freely sharing the images, and hoping his subjects will pay it forward to Lamoille County Food Share.

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