Nik Milner

Freelance Advertising Photographer & Product Photographer

Location:Fergus, Ontario, Canada
2 Skills
Nik Milner Photography

DOB 18th May 1959
12 Frederick Street South
Acton, Ontario L7J 2B8


30 years shooting architecture, automotive, brochures, landscapes and cityscapes, lighting for rock concerts and theatrical productions, live events and production stills, people, products and still life for Advertising and Design Agencies as well as direct Corporate clients. Experienced Panoramic Photographer using 152º peripheral vision swing lens cameras and digital 360º for web and print.
Teaching and Seminars.

Toronto Camera Club; 2007 Panoramic Photography
Landscape Ontario; 2008, 2009, 2010, Grassroots Photography Course Floral Expo; 2008 and 2009 The Marketing Power of Photographic Imagery Westbrooke Floral; 2011 Designed studio and taught various lighting set ups for still life photography. Vistek, Toronto and Mississauga; 2011 HDR, Panoramic, Architecture, Children and Family Portraiture
Oxford Learning Milton; 2012, 2013 & 2014 Grade 7 & 8 An Introduction to Digital Photography
Scouts Canada; Ongoing. Introducing photography and its elements to Cubs, Scouts, Ventures and Rovers


Advertising & Design Agencies; Boxer Advertising, Crown Communications, FCB Advertising, Getty, House Communications, J Walter Thompson, Landor, Marketing Store Worldwide, MICE International, Ogilvy Worldwide, Wieden & Kennedy.

Architecture; Engineered Assemblies, FCB Architecture, Oxford Properties, RBS, Takenaka UK Ltd.

Corporate; The British Library, BMW Mini Cooper, BP Global, Cable & Wireless, Department of Health, DOLBY, European Space Agency, The Globe Theatre, Google, Hamilton Warplane Museum, Hewlett Packard, HGH Granite, HM Treasury, Images of Canada, Kijiji Canada, Kuehne & Nagel, Manulife, Panasonic, Paxmans French Horns, P & O NedLloyd, Price Waterhouse Coopers, SERCO, Sony, VFM Leonardo, Volvo, Wal-Mart, Westbrooke Floral.

Lighting, Pro-Audio, Production & Event; AKG, Britannia Row Productions, BSS Audio, Elstree Light & Power, Harman Audio, Light and Sound Design, Meyer Sound, Meteorlites, The Music Company, Pinewood Studios, Samualsons, Soundcraft, Tannoy, Tasco, Turbosound, Zenith Lighting.

Live Concerts; AC/DC, Billy Joel, Bon Jovi, Bryan Adams, Cliff Richard, Dave Gilmore, Dire Straits, Frank Sinatra, Fleetwood Mac, George Benson, Hall & Oates, Hugh Masakala, Iron Maiden, Joan Armatrading, Level 42, Luther Vandross, Magnum, Marrillion, Madness, Mike Oldfield, Pavarotti, Peter Gabrial, Phil Collins, Roger Waters Berlin Wall, Saga, Saxon, Soft Cell, Stevie Nicks, Stevie Wonder, The Corrs, Thin Lizzy, Thompson Twins, Tina Turner, Twisted Sister, Wham, YES, ZZ Top.

Aerial Work; Helicopter work for London Borough of Lambeth, The Globe Theatre, Patrons of Hyde Park, Lower Thames Advisory Committee, Takenaka (Sony, P&O NedLloyd and Panasonic)

Car Calendars; 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015 Wal-Mart Dream Car Calendar


Professional photographer in Acton Ontario 2006 to date

Professional Photographer in London UK 1984-2006

1st Assistant to John Wallace Photographer London UK 1982-1984

Apprenticeship 1979-1982
Rod Delroy and John Wallace Photographers London UK

Skills Overview

Photography: Architecture, Automotive, Black and White, Cityscapes, High Dynamic Range, Landscapes, Panoramas, Portraits, Product Photography, Still Life, Virtual Tours.
Software; Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop, Photomatrix Pro High Dynamic Range, Stitcher Unlimited, PTGuiPro, Pano2QTVRGui, Nikon CaptureNX and ViewNX

Equipment; 35mm DX format (D2X) and FX format (D800) Nikon digital camera’s, lenses from 10.5mm to 200mm, 2 x converter. Mamiya RZ 6x7 medium format film kit, Arca Swiss 5" x 4" large format film camera, Noblex 152º swing lens film camera, Roundshot 360º film camera, 360º electronic camera control system and manual VR head for digital camera’s. Tripods and Monopods. Ball and Socket heads, standard heads, leveling heads, comprehensive studio lighting, background support system and associated grip gear.

Other Qualifications. Scouts Canada; Leader for Beavers, Cubs and Scouts, Advisor to Ventures and Medical Ventures. Wood badge 1 for all sections. 7 year's service. PRC for all years.