Victoria Photographer| Wedding Portrait Event Photography »

Victoria Photographer | Wedding Portrait Event Photography

 Wedding Photographer   Portrait Photographer   Event Photographer

 

Serving Victoria BC, Vancouver and Vancouver Island…

 

Victoria Photographer

 

Victoria-Photographer-Victoria-BC-Vancouver-Island-Dean-Kalyan

Thank you for stopping by the site and checking out my work.

I have been shooting for over half my life now, and I still love every single minute of it. Over the years I have gravitated towards portrait photography and event photography (because I really love both) and wedding photography is an amazing mix of both styles (dialled up to eleven).

I hope you enjoy my galleries and blog posts and if you have a project in need of imagery please get in touch.

Victoria BC Wedding Photography

BLOGROLL

Victoria-Photographer-Dancing-in-the-Streets-1

Dancing in the Streets of Victoria BC

I have to say, working with incredible dancers is very inspiring as a photographer. For the past year I have beenView full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Mike-Edel-Kiana-Brasset-04

Victoria Photographer | Mike Edel Kiana Brasset Noah Edwards

Excellent show at Upstairs Cabaret featuring Mike Edel (http://mikeedel.com) Kiana Brasset in support of her EP releaseView full post »

Victoria-Wedding-Photographer-Amber-Liam-14

Victoria Wedding Photographer | Amber & Liam

From a beautiful backyard lakefront ceremony to a picturesque adventure around the grounds at the Olympic View GolfView full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Rifflandia-2014-Danny-Brown-01

Rifflandia 2014 Highlights | Victoria BC

It’s that time of year again – the last big music festival of the season that transforms Victoria BC intoView full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Hanes-Hummus-46

Victoria Photographer | Hannes Hummus

What a pleasure to work with my good friend Yohannes Petros when he was in Vancouver at the Canadian Health FoodView full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Mindil_beach-1

Victoria Photographer | Mindil Beach

I had so much fun photographing these guys I had to dedicate a post just to them. Check out Mindil BeachView full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Connor-Phillips-Video-Production-13

Connor Phillips Forever Summer | Behind the Scenes

Kalyan Studios produced a video recently for talented local hip hop artist Connor Phillips promoting his new albumView full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Phillips-Backyard-Weekender-1

Victoria Photographer | Phillip’s Backyard Weekender 2014

So much music this summer! A definite highlight of my summer was seeing the Original Wailers perform. Wow. What aView full post »

Victoria-Wedding-Photographer-Kiiri-Liova-26

Victoria Wedding Photographer | Kiiri & Liova

I had such a wonderful time with these two. We had some rain thrown at us during the ceremony and then the day keptView full post »

Victoria-Event-Photographer-CAUBO-Conference-2014-1

Victoria Event Photography | CAUBO Conference 2014

What a whirlwind! Capturing photos for the 2014 Canadian Association of University Business Officers annual conferenceView full post »

Victoria-Wedding-Photographer-Amber-Drew-Engagement-17

Engagement Photography Sessions | Amber and Drew

How do I even describe the “get to know you” / engagement session I had with these two?  We are going toView full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Video-Production-Behind-the-Scenes-13

It’s About Time | Behind the Scenes Photos

A behind the scenes look at the creation of our first Kalyan Studios short film featuring the artistic process ofView full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Yancy-Outdoors-01

Victoria Photographer | Dr. Yancy Orchard | Baguazhang

Sometimes rainy days here in Victoria (we have a few of them) can mess with your shoot. Other times the mist and rainView full post »

Victoria-Portrait-Photographer-Amelia-Owens-1

West Coast Portraits | Amelia Owens

China Beach – Vancouver Island The goal was to capture some awesome portraits with a West Coast feel. RainforestView full post »

Rock and Roll to Heal Your Soul | Trash Can Song by JB Eckl

The Video:The Story: JB Eckl (jbeckl.com) just released the first track  TRASH CAN SONG off his latestView full post »

Victoria-Event-Photographer-Trans-Canada-Trail-Victoria-BC-15

Victoria Event Photographer | Trans Canada Trail | Longest Hike Ever

Dana Meise is the first person to hike across the length of the Trans Canada Trail – a 16,000 kilometer hikeView full post »

Victoria-Portrait-Photographer-Holly-2

Victoria Portrait Photographer | Holly

It is nearly impossible for me to pick my favourite type of photography. People ask me all the time. What do I enjoyView full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Vince-Vaccaro-Concert-Victoria-BC-5

Victoria Photographer | Vince Vaccaro

Had an absolute blast covering the Vince Vaccaro concert for CVV Magazine January 17th. The show was intimate,View full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Bare-Naked-Ladies-Concert-13

Victoria Photographer | Bare Naked Ladies Victoria BC

BNL started off their Canadian tour here in Victoria on January 15th. Such a good show – amazing musicianship andView full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Professional-Dance-Portraits-23

Victoria Photographer | Dancers and the Pursuit of Excellence

Human beings are truly amazing. Perhaps my background in martial arts and gymnastics has acentuated my wondermentView full post »

Victoria-Videographer-Studio-Performance

Victoria Videographer | Eric Harper Performance

Very pleased to share this live performance video Zia and I produced for the very talented Eric Harper. You can readView full post »

Victoria-Event-Photographer-Aidan-Knight-15

Victoria Photographer | Aidan Knight

I had the great pleasure of covering Aidan Knight’s homecoming show a couple weekends ago. People came out toView full post »

Victoria-Event-Photographer-Defend-Our-Climate-12

Victoria Photographer | Defend Our Climate

A dedicated and committed turn out to Saturday’s rally for action at the Defend our Climate – Defend OurView full post »

Victoria-Photographer-Chris-Cornell-Concert-1

Victoria Photographer | Chris Cornell Concert

Review & Photos from the Chris Cornell Songbook Tour – for CVV Magazine The sold out audience fillingView full post »

Victoria-Event-Photographer-Rifflandia-8

Victoria Videographer | Rifflandia 2013 Highlight Reel

Reliving the good times of Rifflandia through this Highlight Reel Zia Kalyan and Kalyan Studios produced for CultureView full post »

Victoria-Event-Photographer-BC-Housing-Sooke-BC-11

Victoria Event Photographer | BC Housing

Had the privilege of covering the  groundbreaking and blessing ceremony for a new affordable housing project in Sooke.View full post »

Victoria-Event-Photographer-Stomp-2

Victoria Event Photographer | Stomp in Victoria

Wow, what a bunch of talented human beings. I’ve seen a lot of the StompView full post »

Victoria-Portrait-Photographer-Shirin-6

Victoria Portrait Photographer | Shirin Purewal

Had fun with Shirin capturing some images for her upcoming website (she is a real estate agent and mortgageView full post »

Victoria-Event-Photographer-Rifflandia-2

Victoria Photographer | Rifflandia 2013

Had an absolute blast covering the Rifflandia Festival 2013 for CVV Magazine. The annual music fest held here inView full post »

Victoria-Wedding-Photographer-Shannon-Mike-16

Victoria Wedding Photographer | Shannon & Mike

Another beautiful wedding on Vancouver Island. I didn’t have a lot of time with Shannon and Mike so we made theView full post »

Victoria-Portrait-Photographer-Chelsea-Lyne-Home-Music-Video-BTS-009

Victoria Videographer | Home | Ciele

Very pleased to have worked with Zia Kalyan on the production of Ciele’s video for her new single Home.  View full post »

Victoria-Wedding-Photographer-Tymon-Hidemi-27

Victoria Wedding Photographer | Tymon & Hidemi

A beautiful wedding day with Tymon & Hidemi.   View full post »

Victoria-Videographer-Teddy-Anderson-01

Victoria Videographer | Hoop Dancer Teddy Anderson

Kalyan Studios videographer Zia Kalyan had an excellent time capturing footage and preparing this promotional video forView full post »

Victoria-Event-Photographer-Suromitra-Birthday-Party-1

Victoria Event Photographer | Suromitra Birthday Party

When David Turpin (former president of the University of Victoria) described his concept for his surprise gift for hisView full post »

Victoria-Portrait-Photographer-Chelsea-1

Victoria Portrait Photographer | Chelsea the Actor

It’s always fun shooting headshots for actors – very expressive and dynamic expressions.View full post »

Victoria-Videographer-Dean-Kalyan-Wedding-01

Victoria BC Videographer | Photography Promo Video

Check out the new promo video:Victoria Photographer | Dean Kalyan from Kalyan Studios on Vimeo. To see theView full post »

Victoria-Wedding-Photographer-Becky-Phillip-15

Victoria Wedding Photographer | Becky & Phillip

Congratulations Becky & Phillip! A very fun family wedding shoot. One of the nicest things about being a weddingView full post »

Victoria-Event-Photographer-Mike-Edel-Jazz-Fest-1

Victoria Photographer | Mike Edel | JazzFest 2013

I was very stoked when I heard Victoria’s own (by way of Alberta) Mike Edel (http://www.mikeedel.com) was theView full post »

Victoria-Event-Photographer-VICFest-Vince-Vaccaro-1

Victoria Event Photographer | V.I.C. Fest

I had a very good time covering the Vancouver Island Cultural Festival this year (http://www.vicfest.ca). IView full post »