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 [...]