Photography...learning, teaching & competing

October 31, 2017  •  3 Comments
` It was an amazing weekend at the Provincial Photography Conference that wrapped up yesterday. I had a great time, learning about creating portrait wall art, posing groups of all sizes and I got some excellent insights on business and marketing too from our speakers at the event. As someone who specializes in portrait photog...
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Happy Mother's Day

May 11, 2017  •  2 Comments
Celebrating Mother's Day! We love creating images that show moments in people's lives and Mother's day is the perfect reminder of why we do what we do. Over the last few weeks we have had the privilege of photographing a new mom and her baby in our studio. Alex's first visit was at the end of her first pregnancy for some maternity images. She had...
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Press Release - National Image Competition Results

April 20, 2017  •  2 Comments
Toronto, ON - The 2017 National Image Salon of the Professional Photographers of Canada was exhibited on February 24-25, 2017 during the PPOC judging at Humber College in Toronto, Ontario. Jeff McDonald, a professional photographer from Calgary, AB had four images accepted in the National Image Salon, including two that scored Merit designations a...
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Master your camera settings

April 10, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Camera settings...a source of mystery and frustration for many...the basis of creativity for others. Where do you sit? I know when I got my first DSLR in 2005, I spent a ton of time banging my head against the wall trying to figure out not only what ISO, Shutter Speed, and Aperture meant, but also how they worked together to create a well-executed...
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Word of Mouth

February 05, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Everyone knows that word of mouth advertising is one of the strongest ways for a business to spread the word on its services and it allows a direct connection to form between a potential client and the services that they need. We always ask new clients how they heard of us and why they chose us over the other photographers in the Calgary area. Mor...
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