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Top 40 Under 40 – Shoot 17 of 20 – Arash Vahdaty

SUBJECT – Arash Vahdaty, President Modern Kitchens Shoot Notes – 1. Google maps sent our creative team to a completely different area of the city for Arash’s shoot. So we were about 20mins late. Arash was a good sport and was patient while we set up. 2. We shot portraits in Arash’s factory… which may sound […]

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Top 40 Under 40 – Shoot 15 of 20 – Adam Sweet

Subject – Adam Sweet, Senior Advisor to the President, Strategy & Policy at EEDC Shoot Notes – 1. I love working with Adam. Again like Paul I have photographed him before. He is a real leader and a wonderful man. 2. I had an original idea of photographing Adam in the middle of the street… It […]

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Top 40 Under 40 – Shoot 13 of 20 – Zorheh Saher

Subject: Zohreh Saher, President, InterVivos Mentorship Society of Alberta; Policy Analyst, Alberta Urban Municipalities Association Shoot Notes: 1. Photographing environmental portraits of policy people and analysts for awards like Top 40 is always very challenging because its difficult to find a location that has a narrative for their career. 2. We had a long discussion about […]

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Top 40 Under 40 – Shoot 11 of 20 – Lynne-Marie Postovit

Subject – Lynne-Marie Postovit, Associate Professor, Department of Oncology, University of Alberta Shoot Notes – 1. I was actually scheduled to shoot Lynne Marie for two different magazines for her work with Ovarian Cancer within 2 weeks. 2. Sometimes our first thought for an image is a bomb. Like the bottom image in this blog post. We […]

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Top 40 Under 40 – Shoot 9 of 20 – Omar Mouallem

Subject – Omar Mouallem, Freelance Writer, Columnist, Editor Shoot Notes – 1. I have known Omar for quite sometime now and have always been impressed with his writing. In fact I have provided images to a few of his editorial pieces in the past.  As soon as I saw his name on the Top 40 list […]

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