For our first semester of year two of the Niagara College Photography program we had an assignment within our portraiture class to recreate an iconic photo by Yusef Karsh. I had been dreading this assignment for awhile because you’re...
I joined the photography program on a whim, I had never touched a DSLR camera before, I had never done anything creative or thought of myself as an artist. My life is profoundly different now with more purpose and drive than ever and that’s how I like it !
Since starting photography I saw a side of myself that I hadn't seen before, and I fell in love with the idea of creating images that evoke emotion. The thought of running my own business drove me to work harder and really understand some of the key elements of photography.