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Urban Planners | Location Portraits

January 23, 2017
John Burridge
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Had the pleasure of making location headshots at Urban Strategies, a company that if not exactly boutique, certainly conveys the feel of a modern, nimble and …

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Cineplex Arcade Executives

January 20, 2017
John Burridge
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It was a unique opportunity to photograph these Cineplex executives and district managers who hail from across Canada and the United States. All of these managers are responsible …

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Chris | Actor and Writer

December 16, 2016
John Burridge
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Had the pleasure of welcoming actor and director Chris Ragonetti into my studio. Chris is an actor and writer, known for the movies Pigs, Left …

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Samantha | Actress

November 19, 2016
John Burridge
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Though the standard advice for actor headshots is to wear simpler clothing, free of logos or distracting elements, Samantha was drawing attention for her tattoos …

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KJ | Dancer and Performer

October 21, 2016
John Burridge
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Pretty tough to pick just one photo to lead with KJ’s session. You can find KJ wearing many hats — teaching hip-hop dance classes, performing burlesque as …

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Kayte | Editorial Portrait

September 28, 2016
John Burridge
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I was hired by MBA Candidate, global asset investor and all-around financial up and comer Kayte to take some business and financial-themed portraits for a …

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Harper | Young Actress

May 29, 2016
John Burridge
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It’s been my pleasure and privilege to photograph young Harper as she explores the many opportunities that her acting career has brought her. Already Harper …

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Laura | Academic

April 16, 2016
John Burridge
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Laura is an academic at Queen’s University who specializes at the intersection of psychiatry and nutrition. Our session made for a very interesting talk on …

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Amar | Actor

November 14, 2015
John Burridge
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Young teen actor Amar presented a flawless face to my camera. In most cases a quiet subject, he nevertheless brought an intensity in these moments. …

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Amanda | Actor and Performer

October 14, 2015
John Burridge
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Had the pleasure of taking Amanda’s photos recently. An actor and performer, Amanda was born in Toronto and raised in Negril, Jamaica. As a child …

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Location Shoot — Business Headshots for MedCurrent Toronto Office

September 29, 2015
John Burridge
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The business brief for these headshots was “anything but a dull high school-style portrait.” To this end, we employed an edgier and punchier high key …

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BBQ Restauranteur Profile — Toronto’s Uncle Smoke

September 18, 2015
John Burridge
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Born in Toronto, raised in St. Louis, so goes the slogan on Uncle Smoke’s website – a top shelf BBQ outfit –and they’re not lying. Do you …

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Daniel | Actor Headshot

June 9, 2015
John Burridge
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Had the privilege of working with young commercial Toronto actor Daniel Lee. Fun to work with but serious when the situation called for it. We …

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Mikalah | Young Actress

May 30, 2015
John Burridge
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Young teen actress Mikalah brought the goods to our actor headshot session. It was a pleasure working with her. John Burridge is a photographer serving …

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Rachel | Style Consultant Portrait

May 16, 2015
John Burridge
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Had the pleasure of taking Rachel’s portrait in my studio space. As well as being a Graphic Artist and Art Director, Rachel runs her own Image …

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Location Shoot — Founding Members of Infor Financial

April 14, 2015
John Burridge
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Photographed the founding members of INFOR Financial group in an extemporaneous interview-style of business headshot. Utilizing the expansive backdrop of Toronto’s financial landscape via their …

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Bohdan | Litigation Lawyer

March 27, 2015
John Burridge
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Bohdan is many things. Together with his wife they are big benefactors and collectors of the arts but he is also an experienced and accomplished …

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Location Portrait Shoot — Toronto Engineering Firm Giffin Koerth

March 15, 2015
John Burridge
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I’ve had the pleasure of taking headshots for both the newer and more established employees at Giffin Koerth, a Toronto-based team of forensic engineers. Giffin …

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Stephanie | Human Resources Advisor

February 9, 2015
John Burridge
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It was a pleasure having Stephanie come into my studio to update her professional business profile. At the time of our shoot Stephanie had the …

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Location Shoot — Business Portraits for Toronto office of Egon Zehnder

January 12, 2015
John Burridge
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Was on location in the offices of Egon Zehnder, who are a trusted advisor to many of the world’s most respected organizations and a leading Executive …

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Madonna | Law Clerk

November 12, 2014
John Burridge
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Though a Mona Lisa smile is not required for an effective headshot, it certainly can’t hurt. I made Madonna’s headshot for her law clerk position …

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Lynda | Physical Therapist

November 6, 2014
John Burridge
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Among her many disciplines, Lynda is focusing on a career as an in-home physical therapist. She brought tons of positive energy to her shoot and …

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Paul | BMO Nesbitt Burns

October 21, 2014
John Burridge
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Had the opportunity to photograph the investment team of Paul and Meg on location at their offices for BMO Nesbitt Burns. Paul is is Vice …

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Tiffany | Actor

October 1, 2014
John Burridge
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Great working with Tiffany! The following is from her IMDB page: Tiffany Davidson is an actress, known for Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B (2014) and …

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Robert | Investment Professional

September 15, 2014
John Burridge
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This is another photo from a location headshot session in downtown Toronto. Robert’s company specializes in managing high-end investment portfolios. At 6′ 8″, Robert has …

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Mary | Location Portrait at Munich RE

September 10, 2014
John Burridge
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Visited the offices of Munich RE to photograph Mary Forrest, president and CEO of Munich RE, a large insurance company in downtown Toronto. Mary was …

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Karen | VP Auto Industry

September 3, 2014
John Burridge
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Karen is Vice President of Business Development for company dealing with inter-business car auctions and sales. She came into the studio for updated business photos that had …

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Justice Schneider | Judge and Author

August 19, 2014
John Burridge
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Richard is Chairman of the Ontario Review Board and a Justice of the Ontario Court of Justice. He was previously a criminal defence lawyer and …

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Malaika | Actor Headshot

August 9, 2014
John Burridge
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Had the pleasure of working with young aspiring actress Malaika. It was great getting to know her and her family and learn about her more …

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Sarah | Actor Headshots

August 1, 2014
John Burridge
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Toronto Actor Headshot Young actress Sarah came in for her acting headshots. She was lots of fun to work with with an easy smile and …

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40s Movie Starlet Glamour Shoot

July 19, 2014
John Burridge
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Photographers — myself included — are in love with the 40s Hollywood glamour look. Wistful gazes, dramatic lighting and stark beauty of this style are impossible to …

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Calvin | Partner at Stikeman Elliott

July 9, 2014
John Burridge
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Had the pleasure of welcoming Calvin Lantz, lawyer and partner at Stickman Elliott LLP into the studio for updated media and professional headshots. While we …

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Ranveer | Young Professional

June 15, 2014
John Burridge
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Ranveer is a research coordinator and purchasing specialist serving the healthcare industry. We shot images that ran a more casual yet still professional look.

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Edwin | VP Fairmont Royal York

April 12, 2014
John Burridge
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Edwin Frizzell is the Regional Vice President Central Canada & General Manager of The Fairmont Royal York at Fairmont Hotels & Resorts. He came into the studio for an …

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Solan | Actor Headshots

March 27, 2014
John Burridge
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It was time to update Solan’s headshots to something a little older and mature. Being a teenager is one thing, but he was getting cast …

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Stephanie | Product Manager Business Portrait

February 5, 2014
John Burridge
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Stephanie is a Term Deposit Portofolio Manager at TD. Like many of the professionals arriving at my studio, Stephanie needed to update her own set …

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Melissa | Actor Headshots

January 22, 2014
John Burridge
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Young actor Melissa (I think she was turning 16 at the time of our shoot) really brings a quiet intensity combined with an almost angelic …

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Andrew | Actor Headshots

January 9, 2014
John Burridge
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Great time working with Andrew, a young and dedicated actor living in Toronto. We chatted about a lot of geeky subjects while shooting, but he …

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Naana | Obstetrician

December 29, 2013
John Burridge
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Naana specializes in obstetrics for mothers at risk. She needed a business portrait that portrayed her natural warmth and friendliness and that wouldn’t get in …

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Luke | Investment Professional

December 28, 2013
John Burridge
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I photographed Luke as part of an on-location business portrait session in downtown Toronto. Luke is an Investment Professional working for a company that specializes …

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