July 1, 2020  • 

Part of our work as a publisher is to spread the talent of selected photographers and writers with as many readers as possible. With the hectic past few months we wanted to make sure that the April/May edition was seen and read by more people than what COVID-19 allowed, this is why we're now offering you a free PDF version to download and share.

June 25, 2020  • 

Dana Claxton Wins the 10th Annual Scotiabank Photography Award

As winner of the prestigious Scotiabank Photography Award, Dana will receive a $50,000 cash prize, a solo Primary Exhibition during the 2021 Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, and a book of her work will be published and distributed worldwide by renowned art book publisher, Steidl.

June 19, 2020  • 

Sigma Introduces 100-400mm OS | Contemporary Lens

Sigma Canada introduces the new SIGMA 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG DN OS | Contemporary lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras made by Sony (E-mount), Leica, Panasonic and SIGMA (L-Mount).

June 16, 2020  • 

America Through the Eyes of Phil Bergerson

"Phil Bergerson: A Retrospective" is a survey of the illustrious 50-year career of Canadian photographer and educator Phil Bergerson. Using the traditions of Evans, Frank, and Lyons, Bergerson constructs found, poetic fragments into powerful sequential ensembles that metaphorically express something genuine and meaningful.

June 11, 2020  • 

Paper Fair 2020

This year, the Association of Contemporary Art Galleries (AGAC) is welcoming visitors virtually until June 21 to offer them a unique experience at the Paper Fair.

June 4, 2020  • 

Mission Accomplished!

This strange season is not yet over, but it feels a bit sunnier out there since we’ve sent our June/July issue to the printer! It might not be as spectacular as SpaceX's first astronaut launch, but it certainly feels like a great accomplishment to us.

June 2, 2020  • 

Sending Love with Photo Canvas Prints from BestCanvas.ca

Over the last couple of months we’ve been reminded that the benefits of online services go far beyond ordering takeaways or bingeing on your favorite streaming platform. But during the recent global health crisis it’s become clear that shopping online can also benefit the happiness and well-being of our loved ones. The photo-printing experts...

May 26, 2020  • 

Photographers Unite

Image Salon, a photography and post-production studio in Montreal, is presenting Photographers Unite, a virtual photography conference to raise money for charitable causes related to the Covid-19 pandemic.

May 19, 2020  • 

OFFBEAT Photo Challenge

When OFFBEAT co-founders Dave Brosha and Paul Zizka invited us to review the shortlisted work form their 2019 Photo Challenge and select an essay to feature in Photo Life, we readily agreed! It was an honour to be able to have a glimpse into the groups’ collaborative processes and to witness what the ­photographers learned and created together.

May 11, 2020  • 

Museum Week 2020: Togetherness

Museum Week starts today and runs until May 17. This global initiative invites museums across the word to interact with their audience through social media under the theme "Togetherness".

May 7, 2020  • 

Finbarr O’Reilly Receives Carmignac Photojournalism Award

Launched at the end of April, Congo in Conversation by Finbarr O’Reilly is a collaborative online chronicle which, through close cooperation with Congolese journalists and photographers (as well as journalists of other nationalities based in the DRC), addresses the human, social and ecological challenges that the Congo faces today with this new...

April 30, 2020  • 

Top Photojournalists Recognized at Largest Competition in Canada

The News Photographers Association of Canada (NPAC) recognizes the excellence represented in submissions by 135 of Canada's outstanding photojournalists in announcing the finalists in the thirteenth annual National Pictures of the Year (NPOY) awards competition.

April 24, 2020  • 

On Blurry Lines: Inventing Documercial Photography

Storytelling is a fundamental part of how we communicate, and the documercial trend channels this reality. In a society that can at times feel anonymous and sterile, stories help forge emotional ties, fostering empathy and even intimacy. They let us in. For most brands, this is nothing short of a holy grail. For photographers, however, it raises...