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Who doesn’t love photographing beer?!

This year was a great year as I was blessed to shoot some advertising photography for Nickel Brook Brewing Company from Burlington, Ontario. We photographed some billboard imagery with art director Dan Brandon and some social media images.  All this was easily accommodated in my studio here in Hamilton.  Thanks Nickel Brook for the shoot and the ... Read More

Shooting Beer Through A Barrel!

Back in the spring of 2017, my good friend Dan Brandon http://danbrandon.ca/ called me up to help him with a cool job for Nickel Brook Brewing Co.  He was working on a new ad campaign for Nickel Brook and needed his work photographed. Thankfully, my wife Dana Cowie and I have a great studio in Hamilton. Dan ... Read More

Video Project

A little while ago I had the opportunity to film an interview for an organization called Castle Now through a local company called Parallel Made.  They promote early testing in individuals for cancer.  With both my parents passed on from Cancer, I found this video project rewarding and close to home.  

RIP Darrell Smith – You’ll be missed.

Last week I got a text from my friend Ryan Stutt at King Magazine that an old friend Darrell Smith had been hit by a car and was in the hospital on life support. He had brain damage and things were not looking good. A few days previous, he had rolled his ankle skateboarding. Randomly on the ... Read More

You Can’t Keep An Old Dog Down – Skateboard Photography

I had the joy of getting out last weekend with a good friend of mine, Drew Fraser to hit the streets of Hamilton, Ontario and break out my trusty Canon 1D Mark IV to capture some street skating. For the longest time I left the skateboard world(only in body though) and put down the camera. But my friend has kept harassing ... Read More
Travelling in Holland

Travelling in Holland

I love travelling and seeing new places and revisiting old places. Although I’ve been to Holland a few times in the past, there is always new places to see. This year we stayed in the beautiful town of Hardewijk.  It has a history of over 800 years. Amazing considering Canada is only turning 150 this ... Read More
Art Photography

Art Photography

Here’s a painting my wife Dana Cowie (danacowie.com) recently completed of some budding branches found on the Bruce Trail. 24″ x 60″, oil on canvas. It will be in our studio at the West Hamilton Artist’s Tour (westhamiltonartiststour.com) all next weekend! Photographing art is a special skill set. You need to pay attention to glares, angles ... Read More