Slow Leaves

Local band Slow Leaves was back at the West End Cultural Centre last week for his latest CD release. Opening the show was singer/songwriter Carly Dow. Click on images to enlarge. Advertisements

Slow Leaves

Local band Slow Leaves was back at the West End Cultural Centre last week for his latest CD release. Opening the show was singer/songwriter Carly Dow. Click on images to enlarge.

Momentum Aerial & Acrobatic Troupe

Last week I had the chance to shoot with the members of Momentum Aerial & Acrobatic Troupe. I met the performers at the St. Boniface Cathedral, and we shot around the ruins and down near the river. Click on images

Momentum Aerial & Acrobatic Troupe

Last week I had the chance to shoot with the members of Momentum Aerial & Acrobatic Troupe. I met the performers at the St. Boniface Cathedral, and we shot around the ruins and down near the river. Click on images

Assiniboine Community College Alumni Association Newsletter

A few weeks ago I shot some portraits for the Assiniboine Community College Alumni Association. Two of their college graduates are training to become sommeliers in Winnipeg and they’re being featured in the October Newsletter. Click here to see the

Assiniboine Community College Alumni Association Newsletter

A few weeks ago I shot some portraits for the Assiniboine Community College Alumni Association. Two of their college graduates are training to become sommeliers in Winnipeg and they’re being featured in the October Newsletter. Click here to see the

Attica Riots

Winnipeg rockers Attica Riots were back at the West End Cultural Centre for another show last week. Opening the show was local hiphop trio, 3 Peat. Click on images to enlarge.

Attica Riots

Winnipeg rockers Attica Riots were back at the West End Cultural Centre for another show last week. Opening the show was local hiphop trio, 3 Peat. Click on images to enlarge.

Mobina Galore

Winnipeg punk duo Mobina Galore were back at the West End Cultural Centre for their 100th show of the year. Opening the show was Fox Lake and Slow Steady. Click on images to enlarge.

Mobina Galore

Winnipeg punk duo Mobina Galore were back at the West End Cultural Centre for their 100th show of the year. Opening the show was Fox Lake and Slow Steady. Click on images to enlarge.

Mass Appeal [2017]

Mass Appeal Winnipeg is a series of free public concerts presented by the Winnipeg Arts Council. Each event is themed on a single type of instrument, performed by anyone who wants to participate.  It’s an inclusive arts experience that allows everyone to

Mass Appeal [2017]

Mass Appeal Winnipeg is a series of free public concerts presented by the Winnipeg Arts Council. Each event is themed on a single type of instrument, performed by anyone who wants to participate.  It’s an inclusive arts experience that allows everyone to

Elliott Brood

Elliott Brood was back in town for a show at the West End Cultural Centre. Click on images to enlarge.

Elliott Brood

Elliott Brood was back in town for a show at the West End Cultural Centre. Click on images to enlarge.

Mayhemingways

The Mayhemingways were back at the West End Cultural Centre to headline a show last week. Opening the show was local artist Andrew Neville. Click on images to enlarge.

Mayhemingways

The Mayhemingways were back at the West End Cultural Centre to headline a show last week. Opening the show was local artist Andrew Neville. Click on images to enlarge.

Tomboy Survival Guide [Ivan Coyote]

Tomboy Survival Guide is part anthem, part campfire story, and part instructions for the dismantling of the gender stories we tell ourselves and each other. Writer and storyteller Ivan Coyote and an all-tomboy band invite the audience to join them

Tomboy Survival Guide [Ivan Coyote]

Tomboy Survival Guide is part anthem, part campfire story, and part instructions for the dismantling of the gender stories we tell ourselves and each other. Writer and storyteller Ivan Coyote and an all-tomboy band invite the audience to join them

The Sadies

The Sadies were back in town this weekend for a sold out show at the West End Cultural Centre. Click on images to enlarge.

The Sadies

The Sadies were back in town this weekend for a sold out show at the West End Cultural Centre. Click on images to enlarge.

Musical Notes & Lunch Totes [2017]

Every summer the West End Cultural Centre hosts a lunchtime concert series at Saigon Park featuring local musicians. This summer’s artists included Raine Hamilton, Vince Andrushko, Marcel Desilets, Possum/Opossum, Nation of Two, Chris Lacey, Ila Barker, Jaxon Haldane, and Mulligrub.

Musical Notes & Lunch Totes [2017]

Every summer the West End Cultural Centre hosts a lunchtime concert series at Saigon Park featuring local musicians. This summer’s artists included Raine Hamilton, Vince Andrushko, Marcel Desilets, Possum/Opossum, Nation of Two, Chris Lacey, Ila Barker, Jaxon Haldane, and Mulligrub.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Summer Scrimmage

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted two out of town teams for a weekend of bouts. The Winnipeg All-Stars and Bombshell Brawlers took on the Saskatoon Mindfox and Minnesota All-Stars. Click on images to enlarge.   Winnipeg All-Stars vs. Saskatoon

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Summer Scrimmage

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted two out of town teams for a weekend of bouts. The Winnipeg All-Stars and Bombshell Brawlers took on the Saskatoon Mindfox and Minnesota All-Stars. Click on images to enlarge.   Winnipeg All-Stars vs. Saskatoon

Oddblock Comedy Festival, 2017

I did some shooting for this year’s Oddblock Comedy Festival. The festival is hosted by the Park Theatre and takes place in five different venues in south Osborne. Click on images to enlarge.

Oddblock Comedy Festival, 2017

I did some shooting for this year’s Oddblock Comedy Festival. The festival is hosted by the Park Theatre and takes place in five different venues in south Osborne. Click on images to enlarge.

Interstellar Rodeo 2017 [Sunday]

The final day of this year’s Interstellar Rodeo rounded out the weekend with another awesome day of music. The day started out with Whitney Rose. She was followed by The Dead South, Ford Pier, Sarah Slean, Colleen Brown & Elijah

Interstellar Rodeo 2017 [Sunday]

The final day of this year’s Interstellar Rodeo rounded out the weekend with another awesome day of music. The day started out with Whitney Rose. She was followed by The Dead South, Ford Pier, Sarah Slean, Colleen Brown & Elijah

Interstellar Rodeo 2017 [Saturday]

Day two of this year’s Interstellar Rodeo was as good as as the opening day. The day started with local singer Leonard Sumner, and also included Terra Lightfoot, Danny Michel, Ensign Broderick, Adia Victoria, Mustafa The Poet, Rheostatics, and Beck.

Interstellar Rodeo 2017 [Saturday]

Day two of this year’s Interstellar Rodeo was as good as as the opening day. The day started with local singer Leonard Sumner, and also included Terra Lightfoot, Danny Michel, Ensign Broderick, Adia Victoria, Mustafa The Poet, Rheostatics, and Beck.

Interstellar Rodeo 2017 [Friday]

I was back at The Forks for the 3rd Interstellar Rodeo in Winnipeg. The lineup for the entire festival was awesome, and Friday started out with four great artists including Marty Stuart & his Fabulous Superlatives, Yola Carter, Figure Walking,

Interstellar Rodeo 2017 [Friday]

I was back at The Forks for the 3rd Interstellar Rodeo in Winnipeg. The lineup for the entire festival was awesome, and Friday started out with four great artists including Marty Stuart & his Fabulous Superlatives, Yola Carter, Figure Walking,

Leanne Pearson

I had the opportunity to photograph country singer Leanne Pearson earlier this month. Leanne was back in town for a show at the Lyric Theatre as part of Assiniboine Park’s summer concert series. Click on images to enlarge.

Leanne Pearson

I had the opportunity to photograph country singer Leanne Pearson earlier this month. Leanne was back in town for a show at the Lyric Theatre as part of Assiniboine Park’s summer concert series. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Closing Ceremonies

The 2017 Canada Summer Games ended on August 13 with the closing ceremonies at Investors Group Field. The ceremonies included speakers, musicians, and great performances all afternoon. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Closing Ceremonies

The 2017 Canada Summer Games ended on August 13 with the closing ceremonies at Investors Group Field. The ceremonies included speakers, musicians, and great performances all afternoon. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Sun

While shooting wrestling for the 2017 Canada Summer Games yesterday, I was approached by the Winnipeg Sun to use some of my photos in their games coverage. Today there were two  of my photos in the Winnipeg Sun sports sections.

Winnipeg Sun

While shooting wrestling for the 2017 Canada Summer Games yesterday, I was approached by the Winnipeg Sun to use some of my photos in their games coverage. Today there were two  of my photos in the Winnipeg Sun sports sections.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

August 12th was the final day of the Summer Games festival at The Forks. The festival brought out thousands of people out each night for great music and awesome performances. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

August 12th was the final day of the Summer Games festival at The Forks. The festival brought out thousands of people out each night for great music and awesome performances. Click on images to enlarge.

Derby Central Website

Earlier this summer, I had two photos published on the Derby Central website. They included two photos from last year when I photographed the E-ville All-Stars from Edmonton.

Derby Central Website

Earlier this summer, I had two photos published on the Derby Central website. They included two photos from last year when I photographed the E-ville All-Stars from Edmonton.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Wrestling

Photographing wrestling was definitely a first for me. On the second last day of the games, I was at the Axworthy Centre at the University of Winnipeg photographing the wrestling competition. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Wrestling

Photographing wrestling was definitely a first for me. On the second last day of the games, I was at the Axworthy Centre at the University of Winnipeg photographing the wrestling competition. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

Here’s another set of photos from the Summer Games Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

Here’s another set of photos from the Summer Games Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

Prairie Percussion Workshop

The 6th annual Prairie Percussion Workshop took place early in August at the new music building at the University of Manitoba. The workshop had more than 25 student participants involved in workings for four days. Click on images to enlarge.

Prairie Percussion Workshop

The 6th annual Prairie Percussion Workshop took place early in August at the new music building at the University of Manitoba. The workshop had more than 25 student participants involved in workings for four days. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Swimming

I was back at the Pan Am Pool on August 8th, however this time I was shooting swimming rather than diving. It it was significantly different this time because we were able to shoot right from the pool deck rather

2017 Canada Summer Games – Swimming

I was back at the Pan Am Pool on August 8th, however this time I was shooting swimming rather than diving. It it was significantly different this time because we were able to shoot right from the pool deck rather

2017 Canada Summer Games – Volleyball

I had two opportunities to photograph volleyball during the Summer Games. This included both the men’s and women’s bronze medal games. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Volleyball

I had two opportunities to photograph volleyball during the Summer Games. This included both the men’s and women’s bronze medal games. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

Monday, August 7th was Manitoba night at Summer Games Festival. The day featured band and other performers from our home province, capped off with a performance by legendary band, the Crash Test Dummies. Click on image to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

Monday, August 7th was Manitoba night at Summer Games Festival. The day featured band and other performers from our home province, capped off with a performance by legendary band, the Crash Test Dummies. Click on image to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

A lot of the shooting I did for the Canada Summer Games was during the Festival at The Forks. Here’s another set of photos from a great night of music at the festival. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

A lot of the shooting I did for the Canada Summer Games was during the Festival at The Forks. Here’s another set of photos from a great night of music at the festival. Click on images to enlarge.

New Westminister Record

During the 2017 Canada Summer Games, one of my photos from the track and field event was published by the New Westminister Record newspaper in British Columbia.  

New Westminister Record

During the 2017 Canada Summer Games, one of my photos from the track and field event was published by the New Westminister Record newspaper in British Columbia.  

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

Here are some photos from another night at the Canada Summer Games Festival at The Forks. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

Here are some photos from another night at the Canada Summer Games Festival at The Forks. Click on images to enlarge.

Canadian National Slo-Pitch Tournament

Earlier this month, I was photographing the Canadian National Slo-Pitch Tournament at Little Mountian Sportsplex. This was mostly just shooting team photos, but I also had a chance to shoot some of the games as well. Click on images to

Canadian National Slo-Pitch Tournament

Earlier this month, I was photographing the Canadian National Slo-Pitch Tournament at Little Mountian Sportsplex. This was mostly just shooting team photos, but I also had a chance to shoot some of the games as well. Click on images to

2017 Canada Summer Games – Track & Field

During the 2017 Canada Summer Games, I had two opportunities o photograph Track & Field at the University of Manitoba athletics field. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Track & Field

During the 2017 Canada Summer Games, I had two opportunities o photograph Track & Field at the University of Manitoba athletics field. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

Another set of images from a great night at the 2017 Canada Summer Games Festival at The Forks. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

Another set of images from a great night at the 2017 Canada Summer Games Festival at The Forks. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

Some more photos from the 2017 Canada Summer Games Festival at The Forks. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

Some more photos from the 2017 Canada Summer Games Festival at The Forks. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Diving

While shooting the Canada Summer Games last month, the first sport I had the chance to photograph was diving. The Pan Am pool proved to be a challenging venue to shoot in, but I think I still managed to get

2017 Canada Summer Games – Diving

While shooting the Canada Summer Games last month, the first sport I had the chance to photograph was diving. The Pan Am pool proved to be a challenging venue to shoot in, but I think I still managed to get

Mud Hero, Winnipeg [2017]

Earlier this summer, I was hired to help photograph the Mud Hero race near Lake Winnipeg. I was located at the finish line to photograph racers and teams as they finished the race. Click on images to enlarge.

Mud Hero, Winnipeg [2017]

Earlier this summer, I was hired to help photograph the Mud Hero race near Lake Winnipeg. I was located at the finish line to photograph racers and teams as they finished the race. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

During the 2017 Canada Summer Games, there was a free public concert each night at The Forks. The concerts featured bands and performers from each province and territory across the country. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Festival

During the 2017 Canada Summer Games, there was a free public concert each night at The Forks. The concerts featured bands and performers from each province and territory across the country. Click on images to enlarge.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Opening Ceremonies

This summer, Winnipeg hosted the 2017 Canada Summer Games. The games hosted 3500+ athletes from across Canada in 19 different events. The opening ceremonies of the games took place on the first night of the games at the BellMTS Arena.

2017 Canada Summer Games – Opening Ceremonies

This summer, Winnipeg hosted the 2017 Canada Summer Games. The games hosted 3500+ athletes from across Canada in 19 different events. The opening ceremonies of the games took place on the first night of the games at the BellMTS Arena.

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – The Ballad of Frank Allan

The Ballad of Frank Allan (Weeping Spoon Productions) Director – Shane Adamczak Cast – Shane Adamczak, Al Lafrance From the bizarre minds of Fringe faves Shane Adamczak (Zack Adams, 3x Just For Laughs Award Nominee) and Al Lafrance (The Quitter)

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – The Ballad of Frank Allan

The Ballad of Frank Allan (Weeping Spoon Productions) Director – Shane Adamczak Cast – Shane Adamczak, Al Lafrance From the bizarre minds of Fringe faves Shane Adamczak (Zack Adams, 3x Just For Laughs Award Nominee) and Al Lafrance (The Quitter)

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Swordplay

Swordplay: A Play of Swords (SexTRex) Director – Alec Toller Cast – Conor Bradbury, Julian Frid, Kaitlin Morrow, Seann Murray, Danny Pagett Winner of the Just For Laughs Best Comedy Award in 2015 and the Atlantic Fringe Best Comedy Award

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Swordplay

Swordplay: A Play of Swords (SexTRex) Director – Alec Toller Cast – Conor Bradbury, Julian Frid, Kaitlin Morrow, Seann Murray, Danny Pagett Winner of the Just For Laughs Best Comedy Award in 2015 and the Atlantic Fringe Best Comedy Award

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Olive Copperbottom

Olive Copperbottom: A New Musical by Charles Dickens and Penny Ashton (Penash Productions) Director / Workshop Director – Ben CrowderCrowder Cast – Penny Ashton Kiwi Penny Ashton swaps Austen for Dickens and brings orphaned hero Olive, and a squalid gaggle

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Olive Copperbottom

Olive Copperbottom: A New Musical by Charles Dickens and Penny Ashton (Penash Productions) Director / Workshop Director – Ben CrowderCrowder Cast – Penny Ashton Kiwi Penny Ashton swaps Austen for Dickens and brings orphaned hero Olive, and a squalid gaggle

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Summer Scrimmage

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted a summer scrimmage last weekend. The event started with a junior league bout followed by another bout with the league skaters. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Summer Scrimmage

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted a summer scrimmage last weekend. The event started with a junior league bout followed by another bout with the league skaters. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH!

Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH! (Die Roten Punkte) Cast – Astrid Rot, Otto Rot Otto and Astrid’s multi-award-winning show EUROSMASH! is back by popular demand! Fans of Spinal Tap and Flight of the Conchords, say ‘Hallo!’ to your favourite band. So

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH!

Otto & Astrid’s EUROSMASH! (Die Roten Punkte) Cast – Astrid Rot, Otto Rot Otto and Astrid’s multi-award-winning show EUROSMASH! is back by popular demand! Fans of Spinal Tap and Flight of the Conchords, say ‘Hallo!’ to your favourite band. So

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Drunk Girl

Drunk Girl (TMI Productions) Written & Performed by Thea Fitz-James Director: Shanda Bezic Cast – Thea Fitz-James A mix of theatre and stroytelling, Drunk Girl explores the intimacy, tenacity, celebration and terror of women who drink. Performer Thea Fitz-James tells

Winnipeg Fringe Festival [2017] – Drunk Girl

Drunk Girl (TMI Productions) Written & Performed by Thea Fitz-James Director: Shanda Bezic Cast – Thea Fitz-James A mix of theatre and stroytelling, Drunk Girl explores the intimacy, tenacity, celebration and terror of women who drink. Performer Thea Fitz-James tells

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – Lourdes Grobet

The third episode of Ted Forbes’ artist series features Spanish photographer Lourdes Grobet. “Lourdes Grobet is a Mexico City based photographer known best for her work with Lucha Libre wrestlers including El Santo and Blue Demon. Starting her career in

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – Lourdes Grobet

The third episode of Ted Forbes’ artist series features Spanish photographer Lourdes Grobet. “Lourdes Grobet is a Mexico City based photographer known best for her work with Lucha Libre wrestlers including El Santo and Blue Demon. Starting her career in

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – David Brookover

The second video in Ted Forbes’ artist series features American photographer David Brookover. “David Brookover is a contemporary American photographer who specializes in landscape images. Based in Jackson Hole, Wyoming he currently owns his own gallery. Having spent 15 years

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – David Brookover

The second video in Ted Forbes’ artist series features American photographer David Brookover. “David Brookover is a contemporary American photographer who specializes in landscape images. Based in Jackson Hole, Wyoming he currently owns his own gallery. Having spent 15 years

Canada Day Fireworks

I was up in Flin Flon over Canada Day, and I had the chance to shoot their fireworks the first night I was up there. Click on images to enlarge.

Canada Day Fireworks

I was up in Flin Flon over Canada Day, and I had the chance to shoot their fireworks the first night I was up there. Click on images to enlarge.

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – Graciela Iturbide

I’ve been a big fan of Ted Forbes’ youtube channel The Art of Photography for a number of years. Last year he release three episodes of his artist series, and today he release the forth episode in the series. This

The Art of Photography [Artist Series] – Graciela Iturbide

I’ve been a big fan of Ted Forbes’ youtube channel The Art of Photography for a number of years. Last year he release three episodes of his artist series, and today he release the forth episode in the series. This

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Wolf Parade

Wolf Parade was back at the Burton Cummings Theatre promoting first album after a five year hiatus. Click on images to enlarge.  

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Wolf Parade

Wolf Parade was back at the Burton Cummings Theatre promoting first album after a five year hiatus. Click on images to enlarge.  

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Gregory Porter

Jazz singer Gregory Porter was back at the Winnipeg Jazz Festival for a sold-out show at the Burton Cummings Theatre. Opening the show was the Jacob Bro Trio. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Jazz Festival [2017] – Gregory Porter

Jazz singer Gregory Porter was back at the Winnipeg Jazz Festival for a sold-out show at the Burton Cummings Theatre. Opening the show was the Jacob Bro Trio. Click on images to enlarge.