Chris is a former president of the Professional Photographers of Canada (PPOC) and has been working as a professional photographer for almost three decades. Chris holds the designations “Master of Photographic Arts”, “Service of Photographic Arts” as awarded by PPOC. He also holds 4 bars to the Masters and was given an honorary lifetime membership. Chris has earned numerous awards for his photography including being a finalist for the “Portrait Photographer of the Year” both provincially and nationally. While Chris is still very busy with his photography business, he now also owns and operate the Burwell School of Photography. He also teaches photography courses through the continuing education departments at NAIT and the University of Alberta.