05 Mar 2014

Hard Candy Fitness Toronto – TTC Ad Campaign Launch

Last month, I hosted a casting call for male and female fitness models for a commercial project that I couldn’t disclose.  I requested “selfie” photos from submitting models to show what they looked like at that moment. I was so impressed with the amount of  submissions I received in such a short time period.. and such fantastic physiques for what is usually an “off-season” time period. I submitted the pictures to the client and they made their selections. The chosen […]

06 Jan 2014

Edmonton Oilers Octane 2014 Calendar

I checked my mailbox today and found a VERY pleasant surprise!!!!  I received my copies of the 2014 Edmonton Oilers Octane Calendar. I flew down to Edmonton, Alberta late last fall and shot their cheerleading team. The only thing that topped the experience of shooting the calendar was opening it up and looking at what a great finished project it turned out to be! You can order a copy by clicking here. Here is a quick overview of the calendar […]

01 Jan 2014

Video Clip – On Set with Stephanie Joanne

Video shot & edited by Byron Ovalle of Photovalle.ca. Model: Stephanie Joanne Make Up & Hair Artist: Lori Fabrizio of Two Chicks & some Lipstick 

16 Dec 2013

Why You Need Professional Make Up for a Photoshoot

Often times, I get a request to shoot without  my make up artist team. Clients contact me and request pricing for commercial projects or personal portfolios and don’t want to spend the money for quality professional make up.  Of course you can save money by doing your own hair and make up, or hiring someone who is cheaper, but you get what you pay for.  Poor make up and hair may not only ruin the potential of the photoshoot, but […]

28 Nov 2013

5 Things You Should Consider Before Choosing a Photographer

So your super pumped to do a photoshoot and showcase all of the hard work, sweat and tears you’ve put into your physique? Sounds simple right?  Well it can be, but you should make sure you take the right steps to ensure you maximize your investment. Thats right, I said investment. A photoshoot should be looked at as an investment. Its an investment of your time, trust and money. The pictures you take away from the photoshoot can be useful […]

12 Nov 2013

Edmonton Oilers Octane Cheerleaders Calendar Shoot

  On October 27, 2013, I had the pleasure of shooting all day with the National Hockey Leagues (NHL) Edmonton Oilers Octane Cheerleading Team at the Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta. The Edmonton Oilers are the only Canadian NHL Team to have a Cheerleading Team. We shot a series of pictures at the arena for their 2014 Calendar. Fellow photographer, Kris Josef, was also there to shoot the cheerleaders. We had a great time working with the team, and with […]

11 Nov 2013

November 2013 Coverpage Athlete Stacy Da Silva

Starting in November 2013, I will start to feature a “Coverpage Athlete of the Month” on my website, Coverpage on Facebook, and Instagram and Twitter accounts. Throughout that month, I will include a weekly picture of the athlete. This will offer my clients some extra exposure and it presents the opportunity to have a little fun. Along the way, I will have contests which could include amazing supplements and clothing from sponsors, and photoshoot packages! 2013 November’s  Athlete is Stacy Da […]

05 Oct 2013

2013 Olympia Weekend – Las Vegas, Nevada

I had the fortunate pleasure of flying to Las Vegas with the Inside Fitness Magazine crew for the Olympia weekend. I had pre-planned several photoshoots to do while in Vegas and ended up with a few more unscheduled, yet exciting shoots. I had the opportunity to shoot with Fitness Model and Make Up Artist, Amanda Kotel in the Inside Fitness Suite at the Mirage Hotel. We shot her Hot & Fit Submissions using flash and natural light. The shoot went […]

09 Aug 2013

Team O’Brien Hits SESSIONS Studios

The Team O’Brien team hit Sessions Studios today to shoot with me. Eleven girls, including coach Mindi O’Brien and her mother ! The Team O’Brien girls teamed up and treated their busy coach and mentor, Mindi O’Brien to a photoshoot session. In total, we shot 11 fit women today, all of them beautified by Make Up Artists Val Nova and Luisa Duran. It was a fun and long day filled with lots of laughs and good pictures. Featured below is […]

07 Aug 2013

The 2013 Summer Backyard Oasis Shoot Experience & About Photoshoots…

When Team Allmax sponsored athlete Monica Winn came to me and offered the backyard of her home for a photoshoot day I was grateful. Although I hadn’t seen her backyard, but she had explained it and I had seen the odd picture here and there of it through Facebook. Then, she sent me some pictures of it! Man oh man, this backyard was amazing… Beautifully landscaped, gorgeous patterned concrete and a sassy pool. It screamed sexy photoshoot… Fast forward to […]