Biography

Owen Mertens is a commercial photographer & videographer currently based in Hamilton, ON. He is currently in his final year at X-University (previously known as Ryerson) and will be graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts - specializing in photography. Owen is passionate about the creative process and has enjoyed documenting others in their creative pursuit. With experience in the culinary industry, Owen has a strong love for food and it’s ability to bring people together; he aims to bring this feeling to his sets and create environments that people want to remember.


Work

Owen always wants to make work that captures your attention. Focusing on creating  images that are full of life. Using light and colour, Owen shapes his subject to put them into their best light. He wants to do work on commercial campaigns bringing your vision to life through beautiful photography and exceptional video work.


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