It's a cultural practice to reflect on your past year with the coming of a new one. Photos have that powerful ability to open a window to memory and aid in reminiscing about those past experiences. As professional photographers, we're up to our ears in photos, but we still find time every year to review through and try to find some of our favourites from the past 365 days.Read More
We love eating, and photography, and when to two combine it's pretty amazing. Here's exploring some of Edmonton's food scene from recent Avenue Magazine work.
Wishbone, Biera, Splash Poké and Bündok!
For the past few summers we have worked on the photography crew for the Edmonton Folk Festival. For people who have not experienced it, Edmonton Folk Fest is one of the most amazing weekends of the summer. The entire Community comes together to share in a weekend of friends, sun and good music.Read More
We had the wonderful opportunity to photograph Geoffrey Lilge for Western Living magazine. Geoff is an amazing designer who recently took over a chair factory that had been destroyed in a fire.Read More
The thing you always hear is that Fuji cameras make you want to go out and shoot. That is totally true for us. We love the way they look and feel. We love how lightweight they are as many of our shooting days can last 10 plus hours or have us in precarious situations where every ounce of weight saved makes our job easier.Read More
We have been super busy, which is good, but once again the blog is the thing the gets neglected. Oh well, so it goes!
Here are a few photos from a project we are doing on the North SaskatchewanRead More
Portraits done in our studio with Edmonton activist, April Eve Wiberg for Global's Women of Vision project.Read More
Organization is a big part of our business. We are constantly refining how we organize everything and always trying to improve. We use a number of different tools to stay organized from moleskins to calendars. A big part of our Organization though is Evernnote.
If you don't know, Evernote is essentially an online notebook. You can create multiple notebooks and notes in each book. The real power of evernote though is its searchability for what you are looking for.Read More
The Launch of our new site!
Hey! Thanks so much for stopping by! There have been some changes over here at Cooper and O'Hara. We have just Changed platforms from Wordpress to Squarespace. Wordpress has always worked well for us, but we found ourselves never updating it, as some tasks were just to difficult for our photographer brains. We are now choosing to take squarespace for a test drive. After peer reviews and testing it ourselves we are finding it a much simpler platform to perform our daily tasks on.Read More