Adele Live Project – I’m posting a photo I shot each day Adele plays a show on her 2016 World Tour

I consider Adele THE voice of our generation. A truly soulful talent that comes along rarely. I bought #19 – as it didn’t take long for news to travel across the pond there was this new #MySpace discovered singer that dropped a great debut record. I bought #21 the day it came out. I will […]

Media Day at the 2015 Canadian International Auto Show

It was my fifth straight media day shooting on behalf of General Motors of Canada. I’ve enjoyed how my agency role in helping manage activations on the Canadian auto show tour has evolved over the years from much more than just taking photos. But come media day – I’m happy to still be able to […]

The Amazing Race Canada Winners Drive Away with 2 Chevrolet Silverado Pickup Trucks

Sometimes the call for a photo shoot comes at the last minute. Hey, I understand that in the crazy busy world of event and PR planning things can get overlooked (like sometimes, the booking of a photographer.) So if I can help out a client in a pinch – I’m there. When I got the […]

2014 World Mastercard Fashion Week: Toronto

I was tasked to get some shots of Mastercard’s sponsor activation during World Mastercard Fashion Week taking place in David Pecaut Square during October, 2014 in Toronto. Picking up on the whole #selfie vibe – Mastercard was encouraging fashion show attendees to tweet / instagram a photo in front of their very unique selfie mirror […]

Cadillac Driver Academy at Circuit Mont-Tremblant

Spent a few days in beautiful Mont-Tremblant, Quebec working at the Cadillac Driver Academy. The Academy is a unique opportunity for Cadillac owners to drive on the famed Circuit Mont-Tremblant track. I was happy to cruise around town in a twin-turbo Cadillac CTS stopping at a few select spots to shoot photos (I swear, I […]

Shooting GMC ProShot at the 2014 Calgary Stampede

I returned to Calgary during July, 2014 to work at my fourth straight Stampede. There are many good reasons why the Calgary Stampede is considered, “Canada’s Greatest Outdoor Show On Earth.” I was tasked with getting shots for GMC Canada around its partnership with the Stampede. GMC Canada brought an award-worthy and contextually relevant activation […]

PHOTOS: What else to do after the Toronto ice storm? Get out on Queen st. east and take photos

For the second weekend in a row – the lovely Toronto weather messed up my plans to see friends. Not feeling like staying in on Sunday – I decided to venture out with the camera and see what this ice storm was all about. It hit Toronto on Saturday night and knocked out power for […]

Shooting the GMC Sierra high up in the Rocky Mountains of Banff

(December, 2013) Got to spend more than a week in Alberta recently working on a program that allows extended test drives of GM trucks. I was there to interview people who test drove the all-new Chevrolet Silverado in Edmonton then met with people who got to experience the GMC Sierra in Calgary. When it came […]

PHOTOS: Talib Kweli drops a sick set at Yonge-Dundas Square

Was all ready to spend Saturday night at home when my twitter feed mentions that the great Talib Kweli is doing a free show at Yonge-Dundas Square. I’ve loved Talib since he dropped Quality a good ten years ago. Really, there is great hip-hop which Talib certainly ranks as one of the finest voices of […]

PHOTOS: Shooting fans of the Toronto Maple Leafs during a Game 7 meltdown in Maple Leafs Square

MAY 13, 2013 – I had the idea to shoot at Maple Leafs Square in the morning so made sure to take to work the bare essentials I would need if I decided to go. I wasn’t planning to watch the game there – too much other stuff to do. But my office is about […]

Chevrolet presents the Olympic Heroes Parade

I love covering parades. You usually get a good workout from it (you’re generally chasing after vehicles on foot for a few kilometre stretch.) So I was up for the challenge when I was assigned to cover the Olympic Heroes Parade. It was a parade to feature many of our medal winning athletes newly arriving […]

Canadian reveal of the seventh generation Corvette Stingray

The Canadian International Auto Show saw the introduction of the seventh generation Corvette – 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. (all photos Richard Budman)

Cadillac ELR Reveal at UpCountry on King St. East

Had the pleasure to shoot the Canadian reveal of Cadillac’s new hybrid gas and electric sport coupe – the ELR. The unique automotive launch event took place at one of King St. East’s cool furniture stores, UpCountry. (all photos Richard Budman) Google glass!

Pan Am Games Volunteer Launch

I was on assignment on behalf of Chevrolet Canada to shoot the official launch of the 2015 Pan Am Games Volunteer program. The April, 2014 event took place at the Corus Quay building at the foot of Lake Ontario. Athletes and noted politicians – including Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne were in attendance. I was there […]

PHOTOS: Fans carry the Cup up Yonge st. in the 100th Grey Cup Parade

NOVEMBER 25, 2012 – Couldn’t resist shooting the Grey Cup parade – especially when I found out that fans would be allowed to carry the Cup up Yonge st. The 100th Grey Cup certainly brought a lot of colourful characters to the city. Congratulations Toronto Argos! (all photos Richard Budman) When realizing the parade would […]