No. 6 August Cover Photo Shoot – “Behind the SUCCESS Issue”

The StandOUT team found its members down on 17th Avenue in Calgary yesterday as it was the day of our 6th monthly cover shoot. What a treat it was to shoot our Success issue at the office of the [...]

While dealing with life and death everyday, photography gives Kevin Mellis an escape to paradise.

  When was the last time you did something for the first time? I had this initial thought after hearing Kevin’s Mellis’s story. When had I last grabbed life by the horns? To be honest, I [...]

CANADIANS WHO STANDOUT – LORI GIBBS (65/150)

Hi! It’s Lori. It’s bizarre to be recognized as a stand-up comedian ‘standout Canadian.’ That’s fun to say. I imagine your brain slurring as you read that. I’m talking about you because I’m [...]

CANADIANS WHO STANDOUT – DONNA HARRIS (63/150)

Niagara Falls, Canada, midnight, 1979. Abba is playing on the car radio, while my mother frantically fills a rental car with our worldly possessions. I, age five, my brother, age seven, wiping [...]

CANADIANS WHO STANDOUT – VICTOR TSE (61/150)

My name is Victor Tse, and I’m a Canadian born and raised in Calgary, AB. I am a full-time IT technician, and a part-time fashion/fitness model. I’ve had a very fortunate life here and have [...]

CANADIANS WHO STANDOUT – RACHEL PANGILINAN (60/150)

Rachel runs Sincerely Image, a boutique business specializing in lifestyle photography, personal styling and graphic design on top of working full time as graphic layout artist at Canadian-owned [...]

CANADIANS WHO STANDOUT – STEVE & LESLIE MCMICHAEL (59/150)

Steve and Leslie McMichael have worked in the Canadian TV and film industry for the last 21 years. Steve is a former US marine and a landed immigrant in Canada since 1995. Steve has always been [...]