Tag Archives: Event

10 Things Couples Need to Know About the Wedding Industry that the Media Will Never Tell You

I know everyone has a budget, and that’s fine and practical!  But, as with any financial decision in life, know what your budget will get you and set your expectations realistically. I’m letting Stephanie Padovani write my blog this week.  … Continue reading

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Rise Up – The 2013 Act 3 Talent Show

Thank heavens tax season is over!  I can finally get back to the work I enjoy. A couple of weeks ago, I helped a friend out by shooting the Youth Singers of Calgary Rise Up performance.  ‘Rise Up’ not only showcased … Continue reading

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Drum Circles – team building, event activity, stress reliever…

Last week’s photography fun was Raine Energy’s networking meetup.  In addition to awesome people, a presentation about effectively networking, and a fundraiser/awareness session for The Alzheimer Society, the highlight for me was the introduction to Drum Circles. Drums have existed in nearly … Continue reading

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Amazing Events – Corporate Client Party

I love shooting corporate events no matter how big or small.  The details are amazing.  Last week’s Client Party for a major Calgary law firm was no exception. Aided by the incredble event team at OneWest Events, lighting by Orange Frog … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Happy

As the Canadian Thanksgiving is upon us, it seems this week’s Photo Challenge is perfectly timed with its theme “happy“.   As Canadians we have a lot to be happy about, and thankful for – universal healthcare, a reasonably strong economy in … Continue reading

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Globalfest 2012 – the faces…

Just this morning I read a blog about the Ku Klux Klan still being alive in the USA.  While I’m saddened, I’m not naive and know racial intolerance still exists world-wide…. even here in generally accepting Canada. That said, I’d … Continue reading

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Calgary’s Globalfest 2012 – Philippines Fireworks Display

I was absolutely delighted to be chosen as part of the volunteer photography team for Globalfest 2012.  I’d attended the event, as a spectator, a few times over the past several years and loved it.  Although the Fireworks shows are highlights, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Growth

Definition:  growth/grōTH/ Noun: – The process of increasing in physical size. – The process of developing or maturing physically, mentally, or spiritually. Initially I thought photographically demonstrating growth would be challenging.   I contemplated a series of flowers from bud to … Continue reading

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Chickwagon’s – VIP Champagne Reception & Art Auction

Stampede week in Calgary is not just about pancake breakfasts, rodeo, beer tents, and junk food (although there’s plenty of that).  Fundraising groups use the ‘power of the party’ to aid their campaigns. Chickwagon is no exception.  Tying into the … Continue reading

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MEOW Rocks Fundraiser Event

Last night I had the pleasure of working with the MEOW Foundation at their MEOW Rocks fundraiser event.  Our lovable shy kitty, Bowser, is a MEOW Foundation alumni and they’re a fabulous no-kill cat rescue organization. There were an incredible … Continue reading

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