Stars Fall Collection 2018

We’re back with another collection of designer suits and outerwear from Stars / Strauss. I’ve been shooting with them now for the past 7+ years and it’s been just an amazing journey seeing where they have come as a business and doing my part to help promote that. In a super competitive men’s fashion…

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The Victorian

The Victorian Luxury Suites & Full Service Salon is a newly renovated Victorian home in the heart of bustling Westport Ontario. It has five individual suites, all with ensuite washrooms and kitchenettes, some even have sofa beds and additional sleeping accommodations. There is also a Salon on site…

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Live Concert: Wintersleep

Wintersleep is one of my favourite bands to see perform live. Ever since my friends Dave and Mark introduced me to their (at that time) upcoming album Welcome to the Night Sky, I was hooked. Their songs strike a cord with me that is hard to describe. They’re melodic but easy to rock out to. Their sound is…

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Live Concert: Hollerado

If anyone was going to whip the crowd into a frenzy, it would be hometown boys Hollerado. It was a good thing too because the crowd had grown exponentially, I think because most of the day’s races were now complete. The beachballs even made an appearance during their set…

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Live Concert: Fast Romantics

The Fast Romantics were next up on the bill, an indie-rock band from Toronto, Ontario. Playing a handful of songs off their 2017 album “American Love,” the band got some major love from the rain-drenched crowd. Having only previously heard “Why We Fight” off of American Love, I was expecting a real…

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Live Concert: Rebelle

Continuing with the “live concert” series, another cool band I got to shoot at the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival was Rebelle. This description from the band’s website pretty much sums it up: REBELLE sounds like Nirvana playing Killers tunes with anthemic hooks and alt rock drenched in emotion. The group’s…

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Live Concert: Old Man Grant

Old Man Grant was a band I had not heard of. But after seeing their performance live at the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival, they are definitely a band I want to see again. Maybe I’m just partial to another man who has a beard as epic as mine (!!!), but I think in this case there was more to that. I love the…

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Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

When we moved the Eastern Ontario, I did a quick Google search of events that happen throughout the summer that I’d might like to photograph. I thought it was a good way to (1) possibly have some new experiences (2) get out and explore the area and (3) maybe stumble upon a new photographic adventure…

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Habitat for Humanity Fundraiser

My concert photography experience has brought me full circle. At first it was friends DJing or playing acoustic guitars around a campfire. Then it was my big break getting to work with The Tragically Hip shooting their shows for their website 10 years ago. Ok there might have been a few steps in…

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