Montreal based, international award winning photographer, Ara Sassoonian has been creating images for over 10 years for hair industry competitions and fashion editorials.
It all started in 2006 after winning an international award in Paris for PHOTO magazine, On the same year being crowned Best Canadian Photographer at Mirror Awards in Toronto. These two recognitions of his talent were the trampoline for his photography career, which has allowed him to collaborate with a variety of artists across Canada and United States.
Himself a successful hairstylist for over 15 years, his eye is trained to discern beauty, shape and form. Highligthing the model’s strongest facial features and personnality is top priority to showcase the artistic team’s work; hairdresser, makeup artist and stylist. “Models need to look powerful, strong and confident. “