Author Archives: Chalk2rock

In addition to photography, my hobbies include getting out to the mountains (backpacking, rock and ice climbing, cross-country skiing etc.), working out, jamming on the guitar, traveling and art. I love seeing new sights and taking photographs along the way! I also have a private practice specializing in youth counselling: Prusik Youth Counselling & Mentorship, and also work as a rock climbing instructor and outdoor guide.

Photograph to Painting

Jill Quinn Babcock: Photograph to Painting Check out this watercolour painting of Tammy and Chris Cadegan (Mexico Destination Wedding, April 2012) painted by Dartmouth, Nova Scotia artist, Jill Quinn Babcock. Jill did an amazing job turning […]

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The Sticking Place Film News

The Sticking Place Film Launch Day Today’s a pretty big day in Eye:58 Photography news, thanks to The Sticking Place Film. When two documentary filmmakers, Brittany Baxter and Josephine Anderson decided  to create a documentary […]

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The Supermoon That Wasn’t!

Supermoon It was all over the news: “A ‘supermoon’ will be visible Saturday night, and will look 14% larger than usual. At 11:35 p.m. ET, the moon will officially be full. At 11:50 p.m. ET, […]

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What Makes Photography Art?

                              Photography has many purposes. It can be used to document something (e.g.. capturing a person’s identity, such as a passport […]

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Evolution Photo Workshop

                                                          Photography Workshop It was January 2003 […]

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Sara and Lincoln Engagement Photoshoot

This is an Engagement Photoshoot for Sara and Lincoln (getting married September 2012). The rural photoshoot seemed like a good fit for these two. We found a large hay bail and had fun shooting with […]

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Michelle Massicotte Canadian Kickboxer Photoshoot I was asked to do a model photoshoot for Calgary kickboxer, Michelle Massicotte. I decided to go with a “grunge” look and headed to downtown Calgary. Here are a few […]

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Name That Move!

I often photograph wrestling tournaments– I first started photographing wrestling in between my own wrestling matches, while a member of the University of Calgary varsity wrestling team. Plagued with injuries, I had lots of time […]

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Capturing Emotion: It’s More than an Image, It’s a Lasting Memory

 Father and Daughter Wedding Dance Almost everyone has a camera these days. Granted, not every camera is created equal, and not every lens is as sharp as the next. A professional photographer should have good […]

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Alex Youth Health Bus Launch and Alberta Premier Alison Redford

The Alex Youth Health Bus: Premier Alison Redford Keynote Speaker The above slideshow includes a few photos that  I took of Premier Alison Redford Michelle Massicotte and The Alex Youth Health Bus Launch. It was a […]

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