Contributors & Editorial Staff

Laurence Butet-Roch

Laurence Butet-Roch fell in love with journalism through Scoop, a Quebec sitcom set inside a newsroom. Studying international relations at the University of British Columbia and photography at the School of Photographic Arts: Ottawa led her to become a photographer with the Boreal Collective, a photo editor and a writer.

Dave Brosha

Holding a passion for the world and an eye for the beauty it contains, Prince Edward Island-based Dave Brosha is one of Canada’s most diverse photographic artists and educators. His work covers a wide spectrum including ­landscape, ­portraiture, commercial and ­adventure imagery.

David duChemin

David duChemin is a Vancouver-based photographer and adventurer. His bestselling books on the art of photography have been translated into a dozen languages.

Sam Edmonds

Born in Australia and now based in British Columbia, Sam ­Edmonds is a documentary and ­conservation photographer who works with NGOs in Southeast Asia, ­Antarctica, Europe and Canada. ­

Patrick La Roque

Patrick La Roque is a ­speaker, writer and ­professional ­photographer from ­Montreal. He is an official ­Fujifilm ­X-Photographer and founder of the KAGE ­COLLECTIVE, an ­international group specializing in visual ­storytelling and ­documentary work.

Jean-François Landry

Jean-François Landry has been providing advice to photographic equipment buyers in Quebec City since 1989. He also shares his passion with amateur photographers through courses and magazine articles.

Guy Langevin

Guy Langevin has worked in the magazine and photo ­industry for many years. He has had the chance to collaborate with and befriend some of the best ­photographers in the country, and you’ll rarely see him without either his running shoes or camera.

Jenny Montgomery

Jenny Montgomery is a theatre director and writer who first learned her way around a darkroom in 1998. Photography runs in her family, so it was probably inevitable that it would be a part of her life.

Valérie Racine

Valérie Racine began working for Apex Publications in 2001. Her background includes studies in art, art history and communications, and she is passionate about photography.

Michael Ernest Sweet

Michael Ernest Sweet is a ­Canadian writer and ­photographer who lives in New York City. His work has appeared in Popular Photography, Digital Camera World, Black & White ­Magazine, Leica Camera and The ­Huffington Post, among others., @disposablestreets

Dale Wilson

Dale Wilson is a freelance photographer based in Nova Scotia and long-time Photo Life contributor. His practice concentrates on commercial work, and creating images for several stock agencies.