Author Archives: Photography by Michele

About Photography by Michele

Freelance Photographer who loves to capture just about anything. "May the light of day make you aware of the passing time"

Love in the time of Covid

Congratulations to this amazing couple who decided NOT to let Covid interrupt their wedding day. The couple had their first look at Hook and Tassel a bed and breakfast in Selkirk. From the Hook and Tassel was a short walk … Continue reading

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APTN News Author

I recently met and photographed Darrell Stranger for an updated business portrait. Darrell is a proud member of Peguis First Nation in Manitoba. He’s a graduate of the television program from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in Edmonton. He returned … Continue reading

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Professional Portraits – Low Key Style

I love low key photography!  In any photo the viewer is drawn to the lightest part of the image.  Obviously her face and  smile is the first thing you notice.   Typically low key is meant for more moody type … Continue reading

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30 Years!

Sept 1 1990, was the day I registered Photography by Michele.  At the time I was Magellan’s  company photographer formally known as Bristol Aerospace.  Employed from 1987-1994.  Employees would ask me to photograph their weddings and families, and it just … Continue reading

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Winnipeg’s Historic Exchange District

Meet George J. Mitchell, he’s an avid photographer and the former editorial director and publisher of numerous regional and national business and trade magazines. As the Sun Media Business Publications Division Group Publisher for twenty years, he created custom publications … Continue reading

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My Lighting is Dope!

I had such a great time meeting and photographing Matthew Lupu. An actor known for the first encounter, cruise ship killers (2020) and Made in Winnipeg the Terry Shawchuck origin story. Matthew required a few updates for upcoming potential roles. … Continue reading

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Graduation 2020

I typically photograph convocations for 3 high schools in Winnipeg, but not this year. Next week I’ll be photographing Vincent Massey convocation.  Normally it would take about 3 hours of constant shooting.  This year, with the pandemic it will take … Continue reading

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Starting up the studio again!

It feel’s so good to be back in the studio, I’ve truly missed working and being around people. I started with photographing a good friend of mine. I felt like I was all thumbs taking her portrait, after all it’s … Continue reading

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Operation Inspiration

The snowbirds are flying across Canada and this morning was Winnipeg’s turn! Operation Inspiration is to lift Canadians’ spirits during the third month of the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s been a long 10 weeks since I’ve taken any professional photos. Like many … Continue reading

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Family Portrait

This beautiful family was the last family portrait I took in the studio just before the Coronavirus broke out. I worked very quickly to get them the prints. It was the little boy’s first birthday! I assumed everyone was going … Continue reading

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