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DayLight - Ep. 014 : Vivardy Boursiquot

September 18, 2016 - I have to admit two things right off the bat in the interest of full transparency: 1 - I'm ashamed that it took me so...
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DayLight - Ep. 013 : Your photography sucks, here's why (Roundtable)

May 08, 2016 - When a WhatsApp conversation turns into an impromptu recording, what you get is an interestingly fresh and unapologetic...
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DayLight - Ep. 011 : Social Circle (Photography Roundtable)

July 16, 2015 - On this episode, I welcome back my awesome gang of creative misfits. On the roundtable's docket this time around: Social...
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DayLight - Ep. 010 : Your Work Has Worth (Photography Roundtable)

July 01, 2015 - On this episode, I welcome a very delightful array of fellow photographers (Koralie Deetjen-Woodward ​​​​​​, Dimitri Rou...
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DJ Excel - Excellence is not a coincidence

June 28, 2015 - Coincidence is a funny thing. I like to keep it close to home whenever the missus and I go out for some unwinding and...
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It's been a while - a photowalk

January 11, 2015 - It’d been a seriously long time since I had actually taken some time off to grab my camera and go out shooting - not for...
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Poutine Centrale - Come Hungry

November 03, 2014 - My name is Olivier Day - I am a poutine addict. When my colleagues suggested we should do a “Poutine Outing”, I was g...
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DayLight - a webcast / w. Olivier Day & David Esquire - Ep. 006 : New Beginnings

July 19, 2014 - My father always told me growing up: "...son, sometimes, when you're struggling, chances are you're doing something wron...
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"Can I pet 'em?" - FestiZoo says "Yes" :o)

July 06, 2014 - So my niece had a birthday party, see? And her parents got the original idea of making the experience not just memorabl...
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DayLight - a webcast / w. Olivier Day & David Esquire - Ep. 005 : Contracts

April 18, 2014 - Who said you can never have too much of a good thing? Are you kidding - you ain't seen nothing yet! Oh yes, dear f...
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Yup - we're iTunes approved!

April 04, 2014 - It's amazing. No, I digress - to quote Macklemore & Ryan Lewis: "THIS IS F---ING AWESOME!!!" Took me a while...a lot o...
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DayLight - a webcast / w. Olivier Day & David Esquire - Ep. 004 : Mobile Photography

March 21, 2014 - We're baaaack! And it's gonna be AWESOME! Still very much hot on the heels of our most recent discussion, I'll be ho...
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DayLight - a webcast / w. Olivier Day & David Esquire - Ep. 003 : Social Media

February 18, 2014 - Hang on dear friends...we're at it again. Get ready for another enlightening hour of thrilling yet insightful dis...
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DayLight - a webcast / w. Olivier Day & David Esquire - Ep. 002 : Travel Photography

January 14, 2014 - Clock is ticking down... I'm quite thrilled to announce my second and upcoming sit-down(well, virtually anyway) with...
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2014...What else you got?

January 09, 2014 - Sometimes, you need the wind kicked out of you in order to stop and take a breather. It's been an interesting and emo...
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DayLight - a webcast / w. Olivier Day - Ep. 001 : Interview w. David Esquire

December 03, 2013 - My photographic journey has surely taken me places. If you'd have told me a few years back that I'd actually have the o...
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(Plans of) Personal Work

November 18, 2013 - It's been some time now - quite a while actually since I was graciously invited to join a select few and rather remarkab...
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(On #photography) What am I doing wrong? Hints...

November 09, 2013 - If you... ... neglect to shoot consistently ... ignore/disregard/misuse the basic functions of your gear ... fo...
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Keep shooting - Get Better

August 05, 2013 - So our friends Anna & Eric graciously invited us over their place for a delightful brunch over the weekend. I've made no...
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Countdown

August 04, 2013 - One of the most original clock faces I've seen - like ever. Truly original - and picture worthy.
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(On #photography) If you can't use it, lose it

June 25, 2013 - In matters of archiving and backing up images, there are the purists which claim to never delete ANYTHING, and there are...
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Covering YOUNG GALAXY + LADYTRON @ SAT ... tonight.

June 08, 2013 - Greetings Defenders of Awesomeness - So - it's off to SAT tonight(click here for info) - on behalf of MTLBlog - where...
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People & Stories - An interview with Photographer Koralie Deetjen-Woodward

June 02, 2013 - On this latest edition of my planned interviews for this year, I had the privilege of sitting down and talk quite candid...
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Here's to Love

May 28, 2013 - @bengardere @jasminesealy To Love.
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Welcome back

May 04, 2013 - Welcome back Spring. We've missed you dear friend.
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It's 11:02 PM - and I'm killing my 500px account

April 30, 2013 - Sleep deprivation can have a rather funny effect on people. It's 11:02 PM and I've finished feeding my 7 week-old yet...
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[Images] Booty Bakery #66 @ Salon Officiel - via MTLBlog

March 02, 2013 - Was on location, in collaboration with MTLBlog (@mtlblog) covering BootyBakery 's(@bootybakery) exciting launch - As you...
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It's gonna be an Awesome week

February 26, 2013 - The year of Awesomeness is in full swing as yours truly has got not one but two assignments confirmed for this week -...
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The worth of a mentor = Priceless

February 20, 2013 - I can't stress enough on the importance of surrounding yourself with people who are better than you. No matter how go...
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Moving on - Farewell Posterous, Greetings Blogger

February 18, 2013 - Ever since they announced their acquisition by Twitter just last year, it was only a matter of time before I'd have to p...
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Make Sure.

January 08, 2013 - Time moves forward. Not the opposite. Things happen. Good & not so good. Whether we want it or not. There are things...
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And then.

January 02, 2013 - A day at a time. That's probably the best way to express the state of mind where I find myself both personally and pr...
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Daily Reminder #StayAwesome

December 12, 2012 - This little gift set is in my office and I always look at it in the morning as a daily reminder... Never neglect th...
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On shooting Nude Photography - I learned a few things (Gallery)

December 10, 2012 - I recently had the opportunity to take a swing at a genre I had always admired and been curious about, but had never ven...
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It's a beautiful day outside.

November 22, 2012 - I recently suggested people take second to realize that finding beautiful places of photographic inspiration does not ne...
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Droulers - in concert (Band Photography)

August 20, 2012 - Images from my 3rd collaboration with Droulers with whom I've developed both a fondness and respect for. - Happy shootin...
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Soothing.

August 09, 2012 - Thanks to the crew of the Mega Nova from the Brier Island Whale & Seabird Cruises for a beautiful tour of the awe-inspir...
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Whisper.

August 05, 2012 - It's the little things you notice...
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...on me.

August 01, 2012 - Thanks to Steamer's Lobster Company in Saint John, New Brunswick for a lovely sunny time.
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It'll be here soon...

July 24, 2012 - Pretty cool when you think of it - You could drive or take the ferry across the Bay of Fundy...from Saint-John, New Brus...
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My Photo Ressources - The 2012 Edition / [Favorite] Podcasts + a foreword

July 22, 2012 - [Foreword] Been a on a rather long hiatus as far as shooting/blogging/and posting are concerned and for that, I can onl...
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Hopewell Rocks - New Brunswick, Canada

July 22, 2012 - Nature has a way to captivate and amaze. Amazing site. If you haven't been, make a note - get there.
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Being Creative and Getting the Shot (@frankdoorhof) #photography

April 21, 2012 - Thanks to the Awesome Frank Doorhof and the fine folks at B&H Photo for this terrific and engaging talk. Never stop l...
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Intensity.

April 09, 2012 - I've always had ambitions of playing the guitar...well, an instrument...but hey - I guess photography got the long straw...
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My Photo Ressources - The 2012 Edition ('cause I like to share) / Printing (@provisia)

April 05, 2012 - [Intro] I often get asked about the various methods I use to keep me on point as far a my digital workflow and web pres...
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Feel Free :)

March 27, 2012 - Be at Peace. Be Daring. Be Free
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Savante Epopée - entrevue avec Mario Jean, Photographe [MADOCPHOTO]

January 17, 2012 - [Note de l'éditeur - version anglophone de cette entrevue également disponible dans son intégralité - cliquez ici] [E...
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Journey as intended - an interview with photographer Mario Jean [MADOCPHOTO]

January 17, 2012 - [Note de l'éditeur - version francophone de cette entrevue également disponible dans son intégralité - cliquez ici] [...
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(New) Live band #photography: Jérémie Droulers & the Droulers Band(Taverna V. V.) (2011-11-11)

November 19, 2011 - I was graciously presented with the opportunity to attend and shoot another exciting yet intimate performance by local M...
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Jérémie Droulers & Droulers Band - In concert - 11.11.11(8pm) at V.V. Tavernä

November 09, 2011 - I'll be shooting on location to witness another jammin' session with Jérémie Droulers & Droulers Band! 8PM at...
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Live Band photography: Jérémie Droulers & the Droulers Band(Taverna V. V.) (2011-09-29)

October 02, 2011 - It takes skill, timing, preparation and a lot of initiative to do band photography. I learned that recently and had a bl...
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It's for you

August 29, 2011 - You don't see many of them anymore...nostalgia is a funny thing. Happy shooting:o)
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[to Santiago] We go

July 19, 2011 - You have no idea what you can accomplish in just under 48hrs. If you just try and: have no expectations...
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[I'll give you a belly rub if you] STAY!

July 10, 2011 - With the affection and slobbering, you could say she's one of the nicest dogs we've ever had. I've got a soft spot for o...
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On photography and passion

July 08, 2011 - I often talk about passion and how it plays a critical role into achieving a more fulfilling photographic life. This vid...
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Feelin' good so...

July 06, 2011 - Let's celebrate... The many stars The air we breathe The rising sun Family bonds Lasting friendships True love...
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Shooter of Life - An interview with photographer Dimitri Rousseau

June 18, 2011 - There are those you admire and there are those you feel grateful to count among your closest peers and comrades on your...
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He's a nice guy [too]

June 13, 2011 - Inspiration Singularity Honesty Enlightenment Creativity Audacity Simplicity Pa...
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Introducing...

June 11, 2011 - There are... acquaintances collaborators role models confidants good ol' boys partners no BS takers...
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Empty seat

June 10, 2011 - Even an airport departure lounge can provide you with inspiration for Happy Shooting:o) Hope your photography remains o...
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Out on the [Griffin]town - Visual Mafia Photowalk

May 02, 2011 - Date: 30-apr-2011 Location: Griffintown (Montreal, QC) It was nice to get out and explore the unfamiliar part of t...
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Bésigue [family time]

April 19, 2011 - Call it Bésigue (fr) or Bezique (en)...this game hits home for a lot of people. Pull out a board game, any board game, a...
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Koralie Deetjen-Woodward | See.Me

April 10, 2011 - via koraliedw.see.me Exquisite in its execution. Daring in its intimacy. Please do visit and vote for this amazing arti...
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Listen

April 06, 2011 - Because we were born to dance. Let it move you, embrace you, control you.
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Talk to me

April 04, 2011 - Sometimes, the best models are not models at all.
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The Candid Frame: A Photography Podcast: The Candid Frame #71 - Douglas Kirkland

April 04, 2011 - My first time listening to this interview with renowned photographer Douglas Kirkland was truly a defining moment where...
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Inspired by Life - An interview with Photographer clopix (Clovis-Alexandre Desvarieux)

March 10, 2011 - © clopix (Clovis-Alexandre Desvarieux) - used by permission When I had the opportunity to get acquainted with clopix...
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Master Photographer Joe McNally - Da Grip

March 03, 2011 - via youtube.com Insightful camera holding technique/tips by the famous and always fun Joe McNally.
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HOME - a film by Yann Arthus-Bertrand

February 20, 2011 - Quite honestly one of most compelling and visually stunning documentary films of this decade. Yann Arthus-Bertrand, thro...
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Chase Jarvis LIVE: Photo Plus Expo Keynote (with special guests) (Nov. 2nd 2010)

February 20, 2011 - A very insightful and inspiring keynote by the one and only Chase Jarvis. Dedication and passion WILL take you a long wa...
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From Lens To Photo: Sally Mann Captures Her Love (as told by Melissa Block)

February 18, 2011 - Humbling in its beauty, a short interview with photographer Sally Mann You can find the full interview here
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David Griffin on how photography connects us (TED Talk)

February 18, 2011 - Excellent and inspiring talk about this wonderful art. Enjoy.
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Enjoy the view - An interview with photographer Hugue-Robert Marsan

February 06, 2011 - He's a skilled photographer with the respect and recognition of his peers. His career is one to admire and his talent is...
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A Photo Editor - Thinking Of Working For Free?

January 14, 2011 - via aphotoeditor.com When indecision or fear of charging for your work hits...follow this chart. Thanks to http://www.a...
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Up Top

October 18, 2010 -
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Over Here

October 16, 2010 - I honestly wasn't too ecstatic about this image when I first captured it on my most recent photo outing. However, I...
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The Golden Hour Calculator / Sunrise and Sunset information for photographers

October 15, 2010 - via golden-hour.com An excellent website and reference tool for determining where/when the Golden Hour occurs in your...
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Nature is his kingdom - My interview with photographer Patrick DiFruscia

October 15, 2010 - You've heard me mention his work and influence in my " Ten Things... ". I thought I'd give credit where credit is due an...
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Passerby

October 07, 2010 - This one’s for my sister.
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Rest easy

October 05, 2010 - I was a bus/subway power-user for a long time. So it’s only fitting that, like many other late-night commuters, I look a...
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Ten things(...) - Part 2

September 16, 2010 - Get out of your comfort zone I live in Montreal. It's a big city. Not the biggest city out there but it does well i...
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Ten things I learned about better photography(so far...)

September 14, 2010 - Whether it's changing the oil in your car, or making a smoothie, chances are someone, somewhere, went through the proces...
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Tam Tam (Parc Mont-Royal)

September 06, 2010 - Long standing Montreal tradition...the Tam Tams were in full swing this past sunday. I hadn't attended in quite a while.
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Why I don't need an expensive Camera(Photocritic.org)

September 02, 2010 - Nice take from the Photocritic photography blog(@photocritic) on why and how it does not matter which gear you have. In...
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Out for a walk

September 01, 2010 - Ok, disclaimer time... I honestly did not think this image through. I basically took a second between being out fo...
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Next Stop - Shot of the day (2010-08-28)

August 28, 2010 - I'd been complaining way too long about neglecting to apply the simple rules of better photography. Not the least of wh...
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