Category Archives: News


How a Passion for Drawing Led to an Accreditation in Figure Study (NSFW)

‘Figure Study: skillful and creative artistic representations of the unclothed human figure; in whole or in part.’ When I was a kid (yeah, yeah… in the real long ago), I started sketching. Before my first […]

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Manipulating the Final Image to Realise Your Vision

Many a heated discussion has been had in photography circles about manipulating photographs. While I completely agree with the philosophy that you should “get it right in camera”, there are those times that a bridge […]

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McCormick Dementia Services: When I Do Art My Toes Tap

The last time I spoke with my grandmother, she couldn’t remember my (soon-to-be ex) wife’s name, even though they had known each other for the ten years previous. Like most people, I wanted to chalk […]

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High Honours in the PPOC National Loan Collection

There’s winning and then there’s being honoured. The two are often interchanged although they can mean very different things. Such is the case with the National Loan Collection. For decades, the Professional Photographers of Canada […]

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Jay Terry MPA Now Accredited in Fantasy Illustration

It has long been a … fantasy … of mine to create the kind of images that fired my imagination as a child. As I wrote in “From Pencil and Pen to Pixels: This is […]

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High Time For That Accreditation In Low Key Portrait

Whenever I get into something new, I get to know whatever it is as thoroughly as possible – all the ins and outs, high and low. True to form, when I joined the PPOC in […]

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London Portrait Photographer Wins Top Honours in Provincial Competition

“To sit for one’s portrait is like being present at one’s own creation.” ~ Alexander Smith Wow, what a year! First, business is doing really well. I’ve had the opportunity to photograph more people, clients and […]

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London Photographer Wins Top Conceptual Illustration Award At National Exhibition

They say you ‘always remember your first’. I get that – my first car, my first job, my first Five Guys burger (I think I just drooled on my keyboard thinking about it …). Well, […]

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World Photographic Cup 2016

The first round of judging for the 2016 World Photographic Cup has concluded and Team Canada is among the finalists! This is the third year for the World Photographic Cup and it’s my privilege to be included […]

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Charity and Cheer

Last weekend I had the pleasure of capturing commemorative portraits for the Dudes and Dads Barbershop Movember Charity Mustache Party, held at the St. Thomas Roadhouse. The principle goal of this event was to raise […]

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