Monthly Archives: August 2012

Stranger Series: Dyson House

I met Dyson through a mutual friend of mine as I was looking for individuals for a project that involved the Art Gallery of Calgary featuring portraits of EIGHT Calgarians. The title of the show is “I am Calgary” (Check out the show Sept 7th- Dec. 23rd, 2012: Opening Reception Sept. 7 @ 6:30pm-10:00pm). I […]

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Stranger Series: Naheed Nenshi- AKA Calgary’s Mayor.

In my most recent portrait of the “Stranger Series”, I slightly broke my rules a bit where I had this idea of meeting Calgary’s mayor and hopefully having the opportunity to photograph him. My usual approach in my “Stranger Series” is always on the fly where I end up walking up to a random stranger […]

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August 6, 2012 - 3:43 pm

Phyllis These are great Jer!!! And great to see a personality in a Mayor. And not surprised at all that he let you photograph him. He’s great!

August 6, 2012 - 5:10 pm

Amin K You lucky Calgarians you!!!! Not every province, city or place is blessed with a mayour like Calgary is.

August 6, 2012 - 10:39 pm

Leah Mitchell These are fantastic Jeremy! Well done 🙂

The top one great – so relaxed and full of character. Shows he was totally at ease with you – great job!

August 13, 2012 - 6:59 pm

Jacqueline Hoare SPECTACULAR!!!!!!! Well done Jeremy! I love his socks!!

August 13, 2012 - 8:18 pm

Pam Kroeker Jeremy! Good work.
Love the socks! That tells me a lot about the Mayor.