Entries by Adrian Holmes

Autumn Scene

Photographed in October 2015. There is a sense of tranquility  about this image that appeals to me.  It is beautiful in it’s simplicity and has a sense of calm that I find quite compelling. This image is now part of my fine art print collection. Prints will be available beginning in early 2016. Adrian Holmes

Portrait of a Showgirl

Portrait of a Showgirl. Photographed in studio September 2015 in Toronto. Lighting: One Profoto D1 head with a 20′ beauty dish (white) with a honeycomb grid placed above and slightly in front of the model. A reflector was place just out of view below the model. Camera: Sony A7R2 with a Zeiss 50mm Loxia lens. […]



Hi all, here are some samples from a recent artistic nude shoot featuring art model Dorrie Mack. Theme was simple artistic portraits. In this shoot I tried to create simple portraits and  images that would perhaps stir the imagination a little. Being an art model Dorrie understood the direction I wanted to go with the […]

Living Wall Shoot

This image is from a recent session I’ve called the ” Living Wall” The concept was to create a backdrop made entirely of real organic material and shoot a series of portraits in a studio setting. I brought my idea to Craig of DT Floral & Decor. Craig and his staff did an amazing job. […]

Recent Art Nude/Portrait Session

Recently, I had the pleasure of photographing Anoush Anou. The theme for the shoot was artistic nudes/portraits. We had never met before and I was quite excited to work with her. I was thrilled to be on her list of photographers she contacted to work with while she was here in Toronto. I had just […]


An article was brought to my attention recently regarding a well know photographer’s work. Full disclosure, I admire this photographer immensely. I’m deliberately leaving names out in order to focus on the bigger picture. So to speak. The article criticized this photographer’s work, insinuating that without Photoshop and her “team” to support her, that her […]

New site

I’m happy to announce my new site is almost ready to be launched. Special thanks to Erich Nolan Bertussi at PRUUPH Marketing. www.pruuph.ca Adrian Holmes