Practising with a 50mm

When you think of an outdoor lens, the 50mm is not usually the first lens that comes to mind. However, if you mainly shoot with primes, and don’t have the option or convenience to change the composition on the fly, practising with a lens is a great idea. Taking one lens on a photo outing […]

Friend photoshoot in Calgary

Julie and Jess

What do you do when you are in a long-distance relationship but want to do a couples shoot? You enlist the services of your best friend as a stand in obviously. That is exactly what Julie did with her best friend Jess, and this is their story…                 […]

Frank Lake

About fifty kilometers south of Calgary is a wetland called Frank Lake. Controlled by Ducks Unlimited Canada, the wetland is special due to the fact that it is one of the few places in the area to see the White-Faced Ibis. I went there this past weekend and had great fun seeing all types of […]

Upper Kananaskis

Spring and Summer Plans.

Spring and Summer are easily my favourite seasons and now that the weather is warming up, I am planning the places I want to see this spring and summer. As the year proceeds, I will be revisiting this list marking which ones have been completed. Hike to Sunshine Meadows Hike around Upper Kananaskis Lake Hike […]

Ucluelet and Tofino

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to head to Ucluelet and Tofino out on Vancouver Island for some rest and relaxation. To me that means an opportunity to take travel photos and explore the peninsula both towns reside on. Needless to say, a large portion of the week was spent doing the various […]

Sleeklens Adobe Lightroom Presets

The last couple of weeks I have had the chance to play around with the Lightroom presets and brushes as part of the “Through the woods” bundle from Its been great fun and definitely worth checking out if you want to speed up your landscape workflow. Here are three shots I took and edited […]

Tanya and Nick’s Engagement in Calgary

Having known Tanya for a few years, I was so excited when she asked me to take engagement photographs for her and her fiancée Nick. This was definitely one of the most memorable engagement shoots I have ever had the pleasure of being apart of. Part of that is because Tanya and Nick had the great idea (if not […]


    Nadine is an incredibly talented Opera singer that I have had the pleasure of photographing before. This time, however, she was hoping for something a little outside my normal expertise. This time, instead of still images, Nadine asked me to video her singing for her demo reel. I couldn’t wait to work with […]


Graduation can be one of the biggest accomplishments for anyone and some people want photographs to remember it by. I was, very luckily, asked to do a graduation shoot for an incredibly smart and beautiful young lady named Gul who recently graduated from the University of Calgary with a Biological sciences degree and has just started her […]

Calgary Stampede

On July 6th, I was given permission to run the Calgary Stampede Instagram account for the day. The awesome people in the marketing department of the organization provided me with tickets to all the events and free reign to photograph the day. Everyone goes for the rides and the interesting and unique foods but as […]