Meet the Nikon Presenters at ProFusion Expo 2023
Nikon has lined up some pretty amazing presenters for their in-booth sessions at ProFusion Expo this year.
Learn more about them and their presentations below.
Veronique Duplain – Nikon Booth – November 8th & 9th
Véronique Duplain is a self-taught multidisciplinary artist from Montreal. She particularly distinguishes herself through her colourful self-portrait universe, her intricate narrative images and complex installations.
Her approach is motivated by a deliberate imposition of creative constraints that drive the development of new processes.
Topic: The Perfect “Selfie”
The perfect selfie in 7 steps, based on Veronique Duplain’s #SelfieProject. Discover how to create a narrative within an image, drawing from Duplain’s 10 years of experience through a personal project that involves taking one self-portrait every day during the month of February.
Lu Chau – Nikon Booth – November 8th & 9th
Lu Chau, an established hybrid shooter, has covered assignments for globally recognized brands such as Honda, Kraft Heinz, Wonderbrands, New Relic, Shopify, and Google.
In addition, he’s captured esteemed personalities from the entertainment industry including Jennifer Lopez, Jim Carrey, Natalie Portman, Lulu Wang, Viggo Mortensen and Ethan Hawke, and more.
Lu’s artistry shines at renowned film festivals like the Toronto International Film Festival, Sundance, SXSW, and Tribeca. His captivating images and videos have been featured in prominent publications and online media outlets such as Collider, Deadline Hollywood, People Magazine, and TheWrap.
Topic: Maintaining consistency in the world of fast-paced photography and videography.
From starting solo with a few gigs to building a team and brand, becoming a successful hybrid photographer and videographer begins with establishing a solid foundation, a clear purpose, and an effective workflow.
Lu Chau will present valuable insights and best practices for maintaining consistency as you navigate your journey toward becoming a high-volume hybrid shooter.
Michael Fayehun – Nikon Booth – November 8th & 9th
Meet Michael Fayehun, an award-winning photographer and Nikon Canada Ambassador renowned for his candid, elegant, and stylish work.
Michael’s journey began as the designated mobile phone photographer among his friends, but it evolved into an unwavering passion for photography.
He specializes in weddings, portraiture, and sports photography, aiming to tell unique stories through his lens and craft unforgettable memories for his clients.
As an ambassador for Nikon Canada, he shares his expertise through his mentorship program, workshops and seminars, firmly establishing himself as a respected figure in the photography industry.
Topic: The Candid Approach: Reliving the Wedding Day moments that Matter through Storytelling
In this engaging presentation, Michael Fayehun will reveal the art of capturing genuine emotions and crafting authentic narratives in wedding photography.
Attendees can expect to master observational skills, refine techniques, and strengthen client connections, all while gaining inspiration and creativity for their own work.
Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out, this session will equip you to create timeless memories and elevate your wedding photography game.
Preston Kanak – Nikon Booth – November 8th & 9th
Preston Kanak is a filmmaker and entrepreneur based in Saskatchewan, Canada. Preston started his filmmaking journey through his film a day project back in 2010, where he experimented with each of the 365 films.
Preston Kanak’s passion bridges industries from video production to crafting immersive retail experiences and home remodeling.
For the last decade, his work has taken him around the globe from small town Saskatchewan to tribal villages in the Philippines.
Topic: How the Nikon Z 8 Unlocked my Creativity
In this presentation, Preston Kanak discusses how the Nikon Z8 opens up creative possibilities and removes the creative barriers that exist with larger platforms.
Preston will also discuss how this camera helped him get back to his roots; sharing inspiring stories with others.