Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Home Team Championship

This past weekend, the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted their home team championship with The Corporation taking on Valkyries’ Wrath. The Corporation took the championship, defeating the Valks 218-119. Prior to the championship, the WRDL hosted a scrimmage with their

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Home Team Championship

This past weekend, the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted their home team championship with The Corporation taking on Valkyries’ Wrath. The Corporation took the championship, defeating the Valks 218-119. Prior to the championship, the WRDL hosted a scrimmage with their

Bright Righteous

Winnipeg rockers Right Righteous was at the West End Cultural Centre playing to a packed house on Saturday night. Opening the show were Tusk and Somebody Language. Click on images to enlarge.

Bright Righteous

Winnipeg rockers Right Righteous was at the West End Cultural Centre playing to a packed house on Saturday night. Opening the show were Tusk and Somebody Language. Click on images to enlarge.

Ellice Street Festival [2017]

The West End Cultural Centre hosted the 18th annual Ellice Street Festival this past weekend. The festival is a highlight of the summer for the Spence/West End community and includes kids activities, crafts, community organizations, local vendors, and a afternoon

Ellice Street Festival [2017]

The West End Cultural Centre hosted the 18th annual Ellice Street Festival this past weekend. The festival is a highlight of the summer for the Spence/West End community and includes kids activities, crafts, community organizations, local vendors, and a afternoon

Monica’s Danz Gym Year-End Performance

Last weekend I was at the Franco-Manitoban Cultural Centre for two night to photograph the year-end recitals for Monica’s Danz Gym. The performances included both dance and aerial acrobatics. Click on images to enlarge.

Monica’s Danz Gym Year-End Performance

Last weekend I was at the Franco-Manitoban Cultural Centre for two night to photograph the year-end recitals for Monica’s Danz Gym. The performances included both dance and aerial acrobatics. Click on images to enlarge.

That Show with Those Guys

Winnipeg’s most popular acappella group Those Guys brought their show to the West End Cultural Centre for two shows last week. Opening the show was Olivia Lully. Click on images to enlarge.  

That Show with Those Guys

Winnipeg’s most popular acappella group Those Guys brought their show to the West End Cultural Centre for two shows last week. Opening the show was Olivia Lully. Click on images to enlarge.  

The Head & the Heart

The Head & the Heart were back in town at the Burton Cummings Theatre for another show with the Winnipeg Folk Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

The Head & the Heart

The Head & the Heart were back in town at the Burton Cummings Theatre for another show with the Winnipeg Folk Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

Laine’s Soccer Game

My neice is playing soccer again this summer, so I finally made it out to one of her games last week. Click on images to enlarge.

Laine’s Soccer Game

My neice is playing soccer again this summer, so I finally made it out to one of her games last week. Click on images to enlarge.

Aurora Borealis

This weekend, I went out with a friend on Saturday night to shoot the auroras. I’ve shot the auroras many times but I’ve never seen them this big and bright. Click on images to enlarge.

Aurora Borealis

This weekend, I went out with a friend on Saturday night to shoot the auroras. I’ve shot the auroras many times but I’ve never seen them this big and bright. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Pride Double-Header

Last week the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted two bouts as part of the annual Winnipeg Pride celebration. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Pride Double-Header

Last week the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted two bouts as part of the annual Winnipeg Pride celebration. Click on images to enlarge.

Raine Hamilton

Raine Hamilton was back at the West End Cultural Centre last week for a show with her string trio. Click on images to enlarge.

Raine Hamilton

Raine Hamilton was back at the West End Cultural Centre last week for a show with her string trio. Click on images to enlarge.

Ben’s Baseball Game

My nephew started playing baseball this year. I finally made it out to one of his games last week. Click on images to enlarge.

Ben’s Baseball Game

My nephew started playing baseball this year. I finally made it out to one of his games last week. Click on images to enlarge.

Nation of Two Recording Session

Last week I joined Nation of Two at Paintbox Studio where they’re starting to record their first EP. Click on images to enlarge.

Nation of Two Recording Session

Last week I joined Nation of Two at Paintbox Studio where they’re starting to record their first EP. Click on images to enlarge.

Metro Newspaper

It’s always nice to see my work in the local newspapers. Recently, the Metro News did a feature on Winnipeg Roller Derby League skater Alex Krosney for the upcoming pride celebration. #Pride30: Roller derby skater finds community in queer Winnipeg

Metro Newspaper

It’s always nice to see my work in the local newspapers. Recently, the Metro News did a feature on Winnipeg Roller Derby League skater Alex Krosney for the upcoming pride celebration. #Pride30: Roller derby skater finds community in queer Winnipeg

Book Signing with Theo Fleury

I’ve been up in Flin Flon, Mb. for a few days. A friend is the new librarian at the community library and she asked if I could stop by because former NHL player Theo Fleury was in town for a

Book Signing with Theo Fleury

I’ve been up in Flin Flon, Mb. for a few days. A friend is the new librarian at the community library and she asked if I could stop by because former NHL player Theo Fleury was in town for a

Indiana Jones & The Quest for the Lost Pearl

Last weekend I was working with Monica’s Danz Gym again, photographing their latest performance that they created called ‘Indiana Jones & The Quest for the Lost Pearl’. The show featured performances by their aerialist and circus arts students. Click on

Indiana Jones & The Quest for the Lost Pearl

Last weekend I was working with Monica’s Danz Gym again, photographing their latest performance that they created called ‘Indiana Jones & The Quest for the Lost Pearl’. The show featured performances by their aerialist and circus arts students. Click on

Courage, My Love & The New Electric

Last week, the West End Cultural Centre hosted a double feature with ‘Courage, My Love’ and ‘The New Electric’, two great up-and-coming Canadian Bands. Opening the show was local band Paisley. Click on images to enlarge.

Courage, My Love & The New Electric

Last week, the West End Cultural Centre hosted a double feature with ‘Courage, My Love’ and ‘The New Electric’, two great up-and-coming Canadian Bands. Opening the show was local band Paisley. Click on images to enlarge.

San Fermin

Folk Festival fan favourite San Firman was back in Winnipeg for a show at the Park Theatre. Click on images to enlarge.

San Fermin

Folk Festival fan favourite San Firman was back in Winnipeg for a show at the Park Theatre. Click on images to enlarge.

Charlie Parr

Charlie Parr was in town for an awesome show at that West End Cultural Centre. Opening the show as local artists Rhianna Saj and the Reverend Rambler. Click on images to enlarge.

Charlie Parr

Charlie Parr was in town for an awesome show at that West End Cultural Centre. Opening the show as local artists Rhianna Saj and the Reverend Rambler. Click on images to enlarge.

Hot & Dirty Dance Party

The Dirty Catfish Brass Band and Dr. Hotbottom were back at the West End Cultural Centre for another Hot & Dirty Dance Party. Click on images to enlarge.

Hot & Dirty Dance Party

The Dirty Catfish Brass Band and Dr. Hotbottom were back at the West End Cultural Centre for another Hot & Dirty Dance Party. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – Tales From Last Night

Friday night’s Winnipeg Comedy Festival at the West End Cultural Centre had comedians in a talk show called Tales From Last Night. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – Tales From Last Night

Friday night’s Winnipeg Comedy Festival at the West End Cultural Centre had comedians in a talk show called Tales From Last Night. Click on images to enlarge.

The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer

The Winnipeg Folk Festival brought fan favourite ‘The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer’ back to town for a sold out show at the Park Theatre. Opening the show was Ryan McNally. Click on images to enlarge.

The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer

The Winnipeg Folk Festival brought fan favourite ‘The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer’ back to town for a sold out show at the Park Theatre. Opening the show was Ryan McNally. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – The Winnipeg Show

Friday night’s second Winnipeg Comedy Festival show featured a group of local comedians for The Winnipeg Show. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – The Winnipeg Show

Friday night’s second Winnipeg Comedy Festival show featured a group of local comedians for The Winnipeg Show. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – CBC’s Because News

Thursday night at the WECC had two Winnipeg Comedy Festival shows. The early show was CBC’s Because News. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – CBC’s Because News

Thursday night at the WECC had two Winnipeg Comedy Festival shows. The early show was CBC’s Because News. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – The Winnipeg Show

Wednesday  night at the WECC, the Winnipeg Comedy Festival hosted Ali Hassan for his Muslim Interrupted show. Opening the show was Robby Hoffman. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – The Winnipeg Show

Wednesday  night at the WECC, the Winnipeg Comedy Festival hosted Ali Hassan for his Muslim Interrupted show. Opening the show was Robby Hoffman. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – CBC’s Now or Never

The Winnipeg Comedy Festival hosted shows at the West End Cultural Centre all week. On Wednesday evening, the CBC brought their Now or Never radio show in for a live taping. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Comedy Festival – CBC’s Now or Never

The Winnipeg Comedy Festival hosted shows at the West End Cultural Centre all week. On Wednesday evening, the CBC brought their Now or Never radio show in for a live taping. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Backseat Betties vs. The Corporation

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted their fifth bout of the season with The Corporation taking on The Backseat Betties. The Corp won the bout 176-94. Click on image to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Backseat Betties vs. The Corporation

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted their fifth bout of the season with The Corporation taking on The Backseat Betties. The Corp won the bout 176-94. Click on image to enlarge.

Daniel Champagne

Guitar virtuoso Daniel Champage was at the West End Cultural Centre for an awe-inspiring show to a sold out crowd. Opening the show was local song-writer Nic Dyson. Click on images to enlarge.

Daniel Champagne

Guitar virtuoso Daniel Champage was at the West End Cultural Centre for an awe-inspiring show to a sold out crowd. Opening the show was local song-writer Nic Dyson. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Spring Scrimmage

This weekend, the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted  some out-of-town teams for three bouts. The WRDL All Stars took on a mixed team, the Bombshell Brawlers took on Scarlett Fever from Brandon, and the Junior team took on Frostbite, the

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Spring Scrimmage

This weekend, the Winnipeg Roller Derby League hosted  some out-of-town teams for three bouts. The WRDL All Stars took on a mixed team, the Bombshell Brawlers took on Scarlett Fever from Brandon, and the Junior team took on Frostbite, the

Kerri Stephens & Dave Quanbury

Times Change[d] High & Lonesome Club has been hosing a Odd Couples showcase for the past couple months. This past week Kerri Stephens and Dave Quanbury played two sets on Thursday night. Click on images to enlarge.

Kerri Stephens & Dave Quanbury

Times Change[d] High & Lonesome Club has been hosing a Odd Couples showcase for the past couple months. This past week Kerri Stephens and Dave Quanbury played two sets on Thursday night. Click on images to enlarge.

University of Manitoba Percussion Ensemble

Last week the University of Manitoba Percussion ensemble hosted their final concert concert of the year in the Great Hall of the University College. Also included in the concert was an ensemble made up of the percussion studio alumni. Click

University of Manitoba Percussion Ensemble

Last week the University of Manitoba Percussion ensemble hosted their final concert concert of the year in the Great Hall of the University College. Also included in the concert was an ensemble made up of the percussion studio alumni. Click

Bill & Joel Plaskett

Joel Plaskett recently hit the road with one of his biggest musical influences, his father, Bill Plaskett. The father & son duo are playing songs from their new record, Solidarity, and as well as favourites from Joel’s vast catalogue of music.

Bill & Joel Plaskett

Joel Plaskett recently hit the road with one of his biggest musical influences, his father, Bill Plaskett. The father & son duo are playing songs from their new record, Solidarity, and as well as favourites from Joel’s vast catalogue of music.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Backseat Betties vs. Valkyries’ Wrath

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League had their forth bout of the season with Valkyries’ Wrath taking on the Backseat Betties. The final score had the Valks on top 164-142. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Backseat Betties vs. Valkyries’ Wrath

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League had their forth bout of the season with Valkyries’ Wrath taking on the Backseat Betties. The final score had the Valks on top 164-142. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg DrumTalk Festival [2017]

The Music Cellar hosted their 7th annual DrumTalk Festival last weekend. Featured artists included the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Drumline, the River East Collegiate Percussion Ensemble, and Mark Kelso. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg DrumTalk Festival [2017]

The Music Cellar hosted their 7th annual DrumTalk Festival last weekend. Featured artists included the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Drumline, the River East Collegiate Percussion Ensemble, and Mark Kelso. Click on images to enlarge.

Tanya Tagaq

Inuit throat-singer Tanya Tagaq was in town for a show at the West End Cultural Centre to promote her latest album ‘Retribution’. Opening the show was singer/songwriter Becky Han. Click on images to enlarge.

Tanya Tagaq

Inuit throat-singer Tanya Tagaq was in town for a show at the West End Cultural Centre to promote her latest album ‘Retribution’. Opening the show was singer/songwriter Becky Han. Click on images to enlarge.

The Shuffle Demons

Toronto quintet ‘The Shuffle Demons’ brought their eclectic show to Brandon as the feature band at this year’s Brandon Jazz Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

The Shuffle Demons

Toronto quintet ‘The Shuffle Demons’ brought their eclectic show to Brandon as the feature band at this year’s Brandon Jazz Festival. Click on images to enlarge.

Brandon University Jazz Ensemble

I was back in Brandon this past weekend to shoot the Brandon Jazz Festival. The Festival included four concerts with the Brandon University Jazz Ensemble. Joining the ensemble on stage was the Dirty Catfish Brass Band. And a few extra

Brandon University Jazz Ensemble

I was back in Brandon this past weekend to shoot the Brandon Jazz Festival. The Festival included four concerts with the Brandon University Jazz Ensemble. Joining the ensemble on stage was the Dirty Catfish Brass Band. And a few extra

The Arrogant Worms

Celebrating their twenty-fifth year, The Arrogant Worms are on a farewell tour across Canada. Inspired by the fact that most groups their age have cashed in on at least a half dozen “farewell tours” already, the Worms’ “First Farewell Tour”

The Arrogant Worms

Celebrating their twenty-fifth year, The Arrogant Worms are on a farewell tour across Canada. Inspired by the fact that most groups their age have cashed in on at least a half dozen “farewell tours” already, the Worms’ “First Farewell Tour”

Rose Cousins

This past Friday, the Winnipeg Folk Festival brought Rose Cousins back to town for a show at the West End Cultural Centre. Opening the show was pianist Erin Costello. Click on images to enlarge.

Rose Cousins

This past Friday, the Winnipeg Folk Festival brought Rose Cousins back to town for a show at the West End Cultural Centre. Opening the show was pianist Erin Costello. Click on images to enlarge.

Joey Landreth

Local guitar god, Joey Landreth was at the West End Cultural Centre last week for the release of his latest CD ‘Whiskey’. Click on images to enlarge.

Joey Landreth

Local guitar god, Joey Landreth was at the West End Cultural Centre last week for the release of his latest CD ‘Whiskey’. Click on images to enlarge.

Ben Caplan & The Casual Smokers

The Winnipeg Folk Festival brought Ben Caplan back to town for a sold out show at the West End Cultural Centre. Opening the show was local singer/songwriter Jaxon Haldane. Click on images to enlarge.

Ben Caplan & The Casual Smokers

The Winnipeg Folk Festival brought Ben Caplan back to town for a sold out show at the West End Cultural Centre. Opening the show was local singer/songwriter Jaxon Haldane. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Valkyries’ Wrath vs. The Corporation

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League had their third bout of the season with Valkyries’ Wrath taking on The Corporation. The final score had the Valks on top 128-125. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – Valkyries’ Wrath vs. The Corporation

The Winnipeg Roller Derby League had their third bout of the season with Valkyries’ Wrath taking on The Corporation. The final score had the Valks on top 128-125. Click on images to enlarge.

Parsonsfield

The Winnipeg Folk Festival brought festival favourite Parsonsfield back to town for a sold-out show at the West End Cultural Centre. Opening the show was local duo Nation of Two. Click on images to enlarge.

Parsonsfield

The Winnipeg Folk Festival brought festival favourite Parsonsfield back to town for a sold-out show at the West End Cultural Centre. Opening the show was local duo Nation of Two. Click on images to enlarge.

Martin Sexton

American singer-songwriter Martin Sexton was in town last week as one of the feature performers at Festival du Voyageur. Opening the show was local songwriter Justin Lacroix. Click on images to enlarge.

Martin Sexton

American singer-songwriter Martin Sexton was in town last week as one of the feature performers at Festival du Voyageur. Opening the show was local songwriter Justin Lacroix. Click on images to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – The Corporation vs. The Backseat Betties

The second bout of the WRDL season had The Corporation taking on The Backseat Betties. The Corp won the bout 194-146. Click on image to enlarge.

Winnipeg Roller Derby League – The Corporation vs. The Backseat Betties

The second bout of the WRDL season had The Corporation taking on The Backseat Betties. The Corp won the bout 194-146. Click on image to enlarge.

Festival du Voyageur [2017]

Some highlights from this year’s Festival du Voyageur. Despite the crazy weather, it was another great year of music. Click on images to enlarge.

Festival du Voyageur [2017]

Some highlights from this year’s Festival du Voyageur. Despite the crazy weather, it was another great year of music. Click on images to enlarge.

The Jerry Cans

The Jerry Cans brought their unique style merging traditional throat singing with folk music to the West End Cultural Centre last week. Click on images to enlarge.

The Jerry Cans

The Jerry Cans brought their unique style merging traditional throat singing with folk music to the West End Cultural Centre last week. Click on images to enlarge.

Billy Talent

Canadian rockers Billy Talent were in town last week for a show at the MTS Centre. Click on images to enlarge.

Billy Talent

Canadian rockers Billy Talent were in town last week for a show at the MTS Centre. Click on images to enlarge.

Green Day’s American Idiot

The Winnipeg Studio Theatre recently brought Green Day’s American Idiot musical to the Tom Hendry Warehouse Theatre. Winner of two Tony Awards and the 2010 Grammy Award winner for Best Musical Show Album, American Idiot is the story of three

Green Day’s American Idiot

The Winnipeg Studio Theatre recently brought Green Day’s American Idiot musical to the Tom Hendry Warehouse Theatre. Winner of two Tony Awards and the 2010 Grammy Award winner for Best Musical Show Album, American Idiot is the story of three

Steve Kirby’s Oceanic Jazz Orchestra

This past Saturday, Steve Kirby brought is latest project, the Oceanic Jazz Orchestra, to the West End Cultural Centre for the release of the album ‘All Over The Map’. Click on images to enlarge.  

Steve Kirby’s Oceanic Jazz Orchestra

This past Saturday, Steve Kirby brought is latest project, the Oceanic Jazz Orchestra, to the West End Cultural Centre for the release of the album ‘All Over The Map’. Click on images to enlarge.  

Measha Brueggergosman

The Winnipeg Jazz Festival brought Canadian opera star Measha Brueggergosman to town with her new project ‘Songs of Freedom’. Backed by a four-piece band and the local Prairie Voices choir, Brueggergosman brought the sold-out crowd to it’s feet with a

Measha Brueggergosman

The Winnipeg Jazz Festival brought Canadian opera star Measha Brueggergosman to town with her new project ‘Songs of Freedom’. Backed by a four-piece band and the local Prairie Voices choir, Brueggergosman brought the sold-out crowd to it’s feet with a