SHAWN TALBOT - PHOTOGRAPHER / HOST
Shawn Talbot has had a camera in his hands since the early age of eight. After spending 14 years as an internationally award-winning commercial photographer, Shawn turned his love for nature and travel into a life’s mission.
As one of the busiest photographers in Canada, Shawn has been recognized for his exceptional work by National Geographic, the Globe and Mail, the Smithsonian Institute and Macleans Magazine.
His passion and dedication for his craft have led him to the far reaches of the planet.
DAVID NAULT – DIRECTOR / EDITOR
David Nault is the founder of the production company State Of Mind Films. He has worked as a producer, director and editor on hundreds of short form projects including commercials, music videos, corporate videos, television promotions and documentaries for broadcast and cable.
David is intrigued by projects that showcase the power of the human spirit. He is inspired to create emotional films that inspire change and educate people.
JAN VOZENILEK – DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
A renowned cinematographer and photographer, Jan Vozenilek has been passionately telling stories from behind his camera for almost twenty years.
Jan’s film production company, Copper Sky Productions, has created a vast collection of documentaries, music videos, travel films and corporate promotionals for an array of clients worldwide, ranging from Sarah McLachlan to BC Children’s Hospital Foundation to global mining enterprises.
Jan passionately directs his energy on projects that bring together people, nature, cinematic beauty, travel and history to tell an unforgettable story.
AARON FLEURY – SOUND & SECOND CAMERA
Aaron Fleury was involved in every episode of season one. He was in charge of all location audio and operated our second camera. He is a GoPro master, always knowing where to place cameras for the most dramatic and interesting shots.
Aaron's background is in the world of production management and we look forward to having Aaron take on the role of Production Coordinator in future episodes of 1 Stop Closer.
TIM FEENY – DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Tim Feeny directed photography on five of the eight episodes of season one. He is a brilliant cameraman and knows how to tell a story beautifully and effectively through images.
Tim's dedication to his family has led him to work more closely to home these days but we look forward to hopefully having the opportunity to work with Tim again in season two if his busy schedule permits.