J Knowles (AKA Jason):



Or post on this site’s homepage!

Vital Stats:

Born in Kentville, Nova Scotia; currently a resident of Ontario.


High School Photography teacher, wedding and portrait photographer.  Pretty much think about, teach or practice photography 5 or 6 days a week. I enjoy going to work in the morning (well, most mornings!) so I count myself lucky.

Favorite Films: (In no particular order)

Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Star Wars (up until Jar Jar ruined it),  Tombstone, and just about any zombie movie.


Photography, Guitar, Basketball, Creative Writing,Paintball, Photoshop, Tennis, Texas Hold ’em.

Favorite Websites:

DPchallenge.com, Photojojo.com, Kelbyone.com, Kijiji, B&HPhoto.com, Adorama.com, Henrys.com Dpreview.com  Stumbleupon

Favorite Foods:

Roast Beef, Potato Chips, Steak, Pulled Pork, Soup, Donairs, Grapenut ice cream.

Latest Projects:

Working on an ongoing portrait project with masks as well as some still life photography lately…

Favorite Software Programs:

Lightroom 3, Adobe Photoshop CS6, Picasa, VLC Media Player, AVG antivirus.

Biggest Thrills:

Marrying my wife of over 24 years and experiencing the birth of our four children.

Personal Philosophy:

True joy comes from serving others.

Me on the wrong side of the camera…

IMG_3177 (Large) IMG_4555 (Large) new camera 055_fhdr (Large)

Me and my daughter Jessica hanging out in front of a Mac.


Leave a Reply