Mike Paterson Professional Master Photographer

Several weeks ago I had a discussion with a photographer about getting a designation with a national photography organization, then two weeks ago another photographer came in asking almost the same thing and again last week another photographer asked how to get a designation like Professional or Master Photographer.  I thought this was funny then today while reading a news feed I see a photographer using the designation of Master Photographer so I did some research on what does all this mean – names like Professional or Master when it comes to photography.

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Lethbridge City Hall Build

The building of the Lethbridge City Hall is another event that I wish I would have taken the time to photograph more.  Here are a couple photos from when #Lethbridge city hall was under construction.

I had the chance to pass the job site many times on the way to and from assignments. Unfortunately it always seemed that when the light was the best I did not have the time. When I had the time the light was not cooperating. Planning for a perfect shoot of the build just never worked out.

Build 1 Lethbridge City Hall
Build #1 © Paterson Photography Ltd. Lethbridge
Build 2 Lethbridge City Hall
Lethbridge City Hall Build #2 © Paterson Photography Ltd. Lethbridge

Better business / better life

From Pastors to counselors, from business professionals to industry leaders. I have listened to dozens if not hundreds talk about not only having a better business but about having a better life overall.  One of those that I loved to listen to was Zig Zigglar. A strange southern person but a person with a lot of very relevant things to say.  One thing that I heard many years ago, and something that at the time went in one ear and out the other was. “You can have everything in life that you want if you help enough others get what they want”.  It was something that at the time I brushed off as being just another one of those sayings that Zig used. But since then it has come to be so much more.

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