Boudoir Photography – Jo-Ann

Boudoir Photography is a genre of photography that I have studied and practiced for many years, inspired by the works of Allen, Beaton, Meisel and many, many others who came before.  It fills me with pleasure when […]

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Published in Digital Photographer Magazine

I have been a subscriber to many of UK based Imagine Publishing’s magazines from Advanced Photoshop to my current favorite Digital Photographer Magazine. You can imagine how happy I was when I opened this month’s Digital Photographer Issue […]

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Creative Portraits

While I don’t usually wait for Halloween to do creative portraits, there is no better time of year to collaborate with people who like to get dressed up for Halloween’s approach. Seeing my subjects walk into […]

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No words

My nephew Jeff. A young man very dear to us, who recently received some life changing news.  

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Photography – Misty on Location

Since 2008 I have been working with local models of all types, which is especially useful when I want to try new photography or lighting techniques. Most times we get together to update our portfolios, which show samples of what […]

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Product Photography – Amiga Fossil Watch

Product photography is a genre of photography that I have been active in for a number of years, mostly contributing to traditional stock and microstock libraries and also working with local clients when commissioned. A […]

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Men’s Fitness Portraits

From our men’s fitness portraits portfolio, a series from a recent client session. Captured at ApS (Akey Photograpy Studio) in Windsor, Ontario by portrait photographer Ray Akey.

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Halloween Fashion: Misty Renaud

Fashion style Halloween photo shoot on location in Essex, Ontario with Essex model Misty Renaud. An available light series.

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Engagement: Danny and Mel

Danny and Mel, a beautiful young couple, were looking for a photographer. When chance arose and Sharon recommended Ray Akey Photography as their wedding photographer, we consulted with them, showed selections from our wedding and engagement photography portfolios […]

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Available Light Photography

I have been shooting predominantly with strobe/flash for most of the work I have posted on social media and portfolio sites over the last several years. Partly because I shoot stock images and love the polished look of a commercial […]

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