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Henry's Events & In-store Seminars

Throughout the year, Henry's store locations play host to a variety of in-store seminars. These seminars are presented by members of the Henry's community and sales staff, and cover a wide range of topics such as how to use a video or still camera, using a flash, lighting techniques, lenses and general maintenance of your equipment. Please check back frequently for news and information regarding in-store seminars taking place at a Henry's location near you!

Many of Henry's in-store seminars and events are brought to you in whole or in part by Henry's Learning Lab. For information on Henry's Learning Lab and the workshops that are offered, please visit

Square Circle and Henry's Presents:
2nd Annual Square Lens Photography Exhibit

Date: Wednesday, September 19th, 2018
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Henry's Toronto
Cost: Free

Founded in 2013, Square Circle teaches Social Circus and other creative arts with the goal of empowering youth to become directors of their own lives.

What's New, Fuji?

Date: Friday, September 21st, 2018
Time: 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Henry's Barrie
Cost: Free - Registration Required

Join The Fuji Guys in reviewing the latest Fujifilm tech, including the new X-T3 – you do not want to miss this workshop!

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Profoto Shaping Light - What's New Workshop

Date: Friday, September 21st, 2018
Time: 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Henry's Toronto
Cost: Free - Registration Required

Size matters – it does. That's why Profoto created the Profoto B10, their smallest and lightest off-camera flash ever. With five times the power of a speedlight packed into the size and shape of a camera lens, it lets you be creative with light anywhere.

Join Profoto ambassador Raph Nogal, 21-time recipient of the Honours of Excellence award at WPPI International, in a workshop where he will demonstrate the power of this compact new system, both for stills and video. Hobbyists to Pros the applications are endless.

The Profoto B10 truly is a big light in a small package.

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Picture Fur-fect!

Date: Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
Time: By Appointment
Location: Henry's Kanata
Cost: Free - Registration Required

Come into Henry's Kanata with your pet and have one of our photo experts take a pet photo for you! On September 22nd, bring your pet in and get a free 8"x10" photo to take home with you.

To register for this event, please email

Pet Photography with Ross Chevalier

Date: Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm
Location: Henry's Newmarket
Cost: Free - Registration Required

This in-depth session will teach you how to get great expressions and to make images of your dog in different settings. We will look at how to shoot indoors, in a studio setup, and outdoor at the park or in other locations. Whether your dog is nervous or the perfect posing pup, we will examine techniques to work with them all.

This event is now fully booked.
To be placed on a waiting list for this event, please email

Vancouver Grand Opening

Date: Saturday, September 29th, 2018
Time: Doors open at 10:00am
Location: Henry's Vancouver

We are excited to serve all of the incredible creators here!

  • Spend and Save All Day at Henry's Vancouver on September 29th, 2018
  • Gift Card Giveaway starting at 10:00am
  • Loot Bag giveaway starting at 10:00am
  • Prizes, product demos and much more!

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Sony Day

Date: Saturday, September 29th, 2018
Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Henry's Toronto

Space is limited so be sure to register today! See below for the day's itinerary.

11:00 am – Noon — Morning Lecture:
The Most Creative Portraits Express as Much About You as Your Subject

Great portraits are often as much about how you see the world as they are wonderful expressions of your subject. So, jump into a whole new way of making images by using creative tools found on the new Sony Mirrorless cameras as well as using point of view, perspective, lens choice and simple lighting ideas to go from taking pictures to making images.

You will learn fun and easy techniques from Peter Stranks, a photographer pulling from thirty years of shooting experience for magazines like Canadian Living and Today's Parent, ad clients like Royal Bank and LCBO and films such as Cheaper by the Dozen 2, One Week, and Everyday. Also Sony technical staff will also be on hand to help you get the most out of your mirrorless camera and which lens might be useful in your style of photography.

Henry's will have an in-store studio set-up in the morning and then the group will board a Sightseeing Double Decker bus to hit some Toronto highlights between 12:30pm and 2:30pm.
Registration is full.

12:30 pm – 2:30pm — City Sightseeing Double Decker Bus Trip to Photo Locations
Join City Sightseeing tour buses for a two hour private tour of some of Toronto's best photo locations. The bus will be leaving from Henry's at 12.30 and stopping at Yonge Dundas Square, Kensington Market and Graffiti Alley to give you a chance to try out the latest Sony gear or a new lens on your Sony mirrorless. Guest speaker Peter Stranks will be part of the tour, along with our group of models and Sony technical staff.
Registration is full.

3:00 pm - 4:00pm — Afternoon Lecture
Join Professional Photographer Peter Stranks for a repeat of the morning lecture about using your Sony mirrorless camera for great portraits and people pictures. There will be models to shoot and the Sony technical staff will be on hand to help with any questions regarding your Sony system.
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In the Store Throughout the Day
Sony staff will be in-store to answer questions regarding Sony systems. Refreshments will be available for participants. There will also be promo pricing on Sony gear, plus handouts.

Complete Lighting and Shooting Workshop

Date: Sunday, September 30th, 2018
Location: Studio 311 - 9 Davies Ave., Toronto (Queen E. & DVP)
Cost: $249 - Registration Required

This extensive hands-on learning and shooting experience is designed to take your studio photography to new creative heights. You will learn core lighting principles and work in a professional photo studio, complete with all of the relevant gear for controlling your light. You only need to bring your camera, and a desire to create the most amazing images of people - ever.

Experienced industry models will be on hand to help you craft images that you will be proud of for your own portfolio. We will cover several different lighting styles for portraiture, beauty, fashion and more. These principles will help you create virtually any look or mood you desire, for photographing women or men.

This workshop is aimed primarily at photographers with no experience with studio strobe lighting and have a strong desire to learn. To help your learning a comprehensive student guide is provided including guidance on gear that you will use. You will be amazed at what you can accomplish. This workshop is conducted by James Ogilvie, creator of several Henry's Learning Lab classes in addition to teaching in Henry's flagship Toronto location.

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What's New, Nikon?

Date: Friday, October 5th, 2018
Time: 11:00am - 2:00pm
Location: Henry's Scarborough
Cost: Free - Registration Required

Join the Nikon team as they demonstrate the New Z series. Don't miss this workshop!

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