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Gallery | NOH8 campaign shoots Billy Bean, Miami Beach Mayor Matti Bower, dozens of other locals

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Former pro baseball player Billy Bean is readied for his NOH8 Campaign photo shoot Sunday at Trio on the Bay in North Bay Village, a day after Miami Beach Gay Pride. NOH8 co-founder Jeff Parshley applies Bean's temporary tattoo for the shoot.

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Above, Miami Beach Mayor Matti Herrera Bower and Commissioner Michael Gongora pose for their NOH8 Campaign photos.

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Above, Danny Spring, Miami Beach Gay Pride committee vice chair and chairman of the Miami Beach GLBT Business Enhancement Committee, and his partner Jean-Marc De Silva pose for their photo, shot by NOH8 co-founder Adam Bouska.

Bouska and Parshley, life partners, started the campaign in Dec. 2008, just after California voters narrowly repealed a law letting same-sex couples marry in the state. More than 13,000 gay activists and straight allies have posed for the photos. Click here to visit NOH8's website and view the photos.

Click the photos to view a gallery from Sunday's photo shoot. All photos by STEVE ROTHAUS / Miami Herald Staff.


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They look absolutely ridiculous in those photos. Who is the moron who came up with this idea?

So Lily, what have *you* done today to advance equality and civil rights? Or is it easier just to sit on your butt and take pot shots at a campaign that has been highly visible around the country and online raising awareness? You may think they look ridiculous, but they are having an impact -- and probably more than armchair online critics will ever have. http://www.noh8campaign.com/article/about

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