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27 Jul 2011

Tattoo + You, Juanita Bradley — Comox Valley Photographer

Ah yes, the lovely Juanita. A sneak preview of one of the fascinating portraits I did with her in my studio. You will learn about Juanita’s story at the opening of Tattoo + You: A Photo Story Of Body Ink in late fall (date to be announced later). More information on the project can be found here. Media coverage on /A Channel, can be viewed on YouTube here. Contact us to get involved. Bye for now. Gordon Ross

22 Jul 2011

Tattoo + You, Emily Spiller – Comox Valley Photographer

This portrait project has me shooting some interesting and talented people. Emily Spiller is certainly talented and interesting. And she’s lovely. Emily is a local musician who has been in front of my lens before. You can check out her wealth of talent here. More information on Tattoo + You: A Photo Story of Body Ink can be found here. Media coverage on /A Channel, can be viewed on YouTube here. Contact us to get involved. Bye for now. Gordon […]

29 Jun 2011

Tattoo + You, Steve Shears — Comox Valley Photographer

Steve dropped by for a shoot the other day sporting his latest ink from Thailand. You can learn about Steve’s story and his tattoo at the opening of Tattoo + You. The exact date will be announced early fall. More information on Tattoo + You: A Photo Story of Body Ink can be found here. Contact us to get involved. And if you missed the recent media coverage on /A Channel, click here to see it on YouTube. Bye for […]

23 Jun 2011

Tattoo + You, Glenny Davidson — Comox Valley Photographer

Today, I present the sublime Glenny Davidson. Glenny has a number of amazing tattoos, many of them done by her husband, Lawson Metail of Art & Soul Tattoos & Treasures. I was tempted to post one of her larger tattoos, but this portrait captures her grace in a soft, dreamy kind of way. More information on my project Tattoo + You: A Photo Story of Body Ink can be found here. Contact us to get involved. And if you missed the recent […]

17 Jun 2011

Tattoo+You, Liz Tourtidis – Comox Valley Photographer

Today, I bring you the lovely Liz. A talented local hair stylist, Liz is adorned with some awesome ink and has graciously given lots of her time to my project. In fact, Liz is the model behind the images on the Tattoo + You postcard. Thank you, Liz. It’s always a pleasure to get you in front of my lens. More information on Tattoo + You: A Photo Story of Body Ink can be found here. Contact us to get […]

16 Jun 2011

Tattoo+You Media Coverage – Comox Valley Photographer

Last night, /A News Vancouver Island aired their story on my tattoo portrait project. You can watch the video here. Thanks to everyone who has participated in the project so far. Each session is unique and lots of fun. And thanks to Gord Kurbis for checking it out. Bye for now. Gordon Ross

20 May 2011

Tattoo+You Photo Shoot With Media – Comox Valley Photographer

Friday was pretty hip. /A Vancouver Island got a behind-the-scenes look at four Tattoo+You photo shoots. They recorded the shoots and interviewed each subject for a soon to be aired TV spot on /A Channel. . The morning was stacked with fascinating people — musicians, a business owner, a talented hair stylist and the lovely wife of a local tattoo artist – good music, coffee and the local media, as well. It’s exciting to watch it all come together. Free […]

19 May 2011

The Art Of Work Exhibit Closes May 22 – Comox Valley Photographer

The Mayworks Festival exhibition – The Art Of Work – concludes this weekend at my studio and gallery in Tin Town. The show runs Saturday and Sunday, 12 – 4 pm each day. Details can be found here and here. The art of Martha Jablonski-Jones and Bonnie Laird will also be on display. These two painters are highly accomplished artists. It’s worth a look. Bye for now. Gordon Ross

12 May 2011

World Portrait Feature Gallery – Comox Valley Photographer

Check out a new collection of world portraits in the feature gallery. If I had to choose one subject matter to shoot, it would be people. And portraits — whether candid or formal — can be light and fun, or intense and revealing. I chose a random collection of images for the slideshow. The portraits are from all over the world — Argentina, Bali, Burkina Faso, Burma, Mexico and Mongolia. To view the images in slideshow format, click here. I hope you […]

05 May 2011

Casting Call For Gordon Ross Photography – Comox Valley Photographer

For the next three months, I will be shooting tattooed models for my upcoming photography exhibit and book launch. The event tells people’s stories through a series of tattoo portraits and words. If you have body ink, are keen on getting in front of my lens, have a story to share and are over the age of 18, contact me to set up your free photo shoot. I would love to hear from you. Gordon