Monday, June 29, 2015

John Packman's Blog has moved!

You can now see new updates of John Packman's work at

Monday, June 22, 2015

Linda Johnston

Linda Johnston, dean of U of T's Bloomberg School of Nursing, for Pulse Magazine.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Great Lakes Food

The Great Lakes Food Company smelt plant in Chatham, Ontario photographed for Canadian Packaging magazine.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Malcolm Gladwell

Malcolm Gladwell at the 2015 Canadian Journalism Foundation Awards.

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Canadian Journalism Foundation Awards 2015

A few of the presenters and winners at the 2015 Canadian Journalism Foundation Awards held June 3, 2015.

Friday, June 12, 2015

BMO Financial Group Portraits

A series of executive portraits for BMO Financial Group.

Monday, June 1, 2015

Ross Petty

Actor and theatre producer Ross Petty for Dolce Vita magazine.

Friday, May 29, 2015

U of T Nursing

Bloomberg Nursing lecturer Erica Cambly instructs pharmacy student Mary Arsanious for Pulse, the Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing alumni magazine. The Bloomberg school is now doing cross-disciplinary teaching for U of T pharmacy students as pharmacists can now provide more health services, such as administering injections.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Paul Haggis

Writer/director Paul Haggis photographed for Dolce Vita magazine.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

3M Masking Tape

The 3M masking tape factory in Brockville, Ontario for the May issue of Report on Business Magazine.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Caplansky's Food Truck

A shoot of Caplansky's Deli food truck for Your Foodservice Manager magazine. My wonderful girlfriend acted as hand model.

Friday, November 7, 2014

Roch Carrier

I recently photographed Roch Carrier, author of The Hockey Sweater, La guerre, yes sir! and many other titles. A 30th anniversary edition of The Hockey Sweater will be released later this year.

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Bill Nye and Planetary Radio

In early October, I was hired by The Planetary Society to photograph a sold-out talk by Bill Nye and a live recording of their podcast Planetary Radio at Convocation Hall at University of Toronto. These are some shots of the event and the VIP reception afterward. You can hear the episode here: