Author Archives: Jay Terry

International award winning portrait photographer and an 8th-generation Canadian. You can reach me during the day at 519-619-3237 or at jayterry@jaytphoto.ca. Let's get shooting!
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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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Never Underestimate the Power of Positive Thinking

“In order to carry a positive action we must develop here a positive vision.” ~ Dalai Lama One of the real benefits in doing what I do is experiencing the range of personalities of the […]

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My Last Birthday Gift To You

Mom, Today is your birthday. You left us two weeks ago but today is your birthday. I’m not angry but I am sad. You’ve been in my life since as long as I can remember, […]

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Kenneth Lumpkin: Song of Ramapough

“Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance.” ~ Carl Sandburg My friend Ken recently came to me to photograph the cover of his latest book “Song of Ramapough“, a collection of poetry inspired by […]

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Strolling Memory Lane on World Photography Day

“Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… it remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.” ~ Aaron Siskind Today is World […]

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You CAN Climb That Mountain

“It’s a heavy burden to look up at the mountain and want to start the climb.” ~ Abby Wambach Over the course of our lives, we’re all faced with mountains to climb. Some we come to […]

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Babies, Brides and the “Bare” Essentials

“Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Stop me if you’ve heard these before … (of a baby photo) “OMG!! Love!!” (of a bridal photo) “You’re beautiful!” (of a […]

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Canada is What We Choose to Make It

Today is Canada’s 149th birthday … My ancestors came here in the late 1700’s and the Terrys were one of the first families of Oakville (“Oakville and the Sixteen: The History of an Ontario Port”, […]

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Virtue Realty Inc: Your Foundation of Trust

London, meet your newest brokerage: Virtue Realty Inc. The paint may still be fresh on the walls of her new space, but Heather Virtue is far from a ‘newbie’ when it comes to real estate. […]

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Marina Featherstone Massage and Aroma Open for Business

“Massage is therapy for the body, the mind and the spirit.” ~ daily wisdom Creative, imaginative, approachable and confident. Those are a few words that come to mind when you meet Marina Featherstone, an RMT […]

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