Join Us at CAPIC’s Annual General Meeting!

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Join Us at CAPIC's Annual General Meeting!

It’s that time of year again!
The Annual General Meeting of CAPIC will be held via webinar this year on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 1:00PM ET. General and Sustaining Members in good standing are eligible to vote during the meeting. Associate, Emerging Talent, Assistant and Student Members are welcome to attend the meetings as observers.

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Fill out the 2016/2017 Creative Earners Salary Survey!

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Calling all Canadian creatives! Spend 15 minutes and help build an economic profile of the national creative industry

English and French versions of the National Survey of Creative Earners, produced by the Association of Registered Graphic Designers (RGD), Creative Niche and the Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC) are now live at www.creativeearners.ca. Providing insight into the financial trends facing Canada’s creative sector, Creative Earners offers a summary of how creative communicators are being compensated and valued.

TAKE THE SURVEY

RGD, GDC and Creative Niche are seeking participation from individuals across the country working in a wide variety of professions to contribute to this important national industry resource. Eligible job titles include, but are not limited to: Graphic Designers; Account Executives; Copywriters; Developers; Firm Owners; Marketing Coordinators; Communications Managers; Brand Strategists; Art Directors; Design Managers and more.

Once you complete the survey, you’ll receive a DesignThinkers paper toy! Refer friends to unlock the rest of the toy collection. And share photos of your toy(s) on Twitter or Instagram for the chance to win prizes!

The survey, which closes on June 17, takes approximately 10 minutes to complete.

English and French versions of the survey results will be made freely available to all this November.

CAPIC is a Supporter of the Creative Earners initiative.

Claude Dagenais Captures The Spirit of the 2016 Future Chef Recipe Contest

Claude Dagenais Captures The Spirit of the 2016 Future Chef Recipe Contest

For the third consecutive year, the team from two humans participated in the future chef’s recipe contest organized by Pommes Qualité Québec. This contest regrouped this year 23 students from 8 different schools. It represents a real production challenge, since the photographer has only a few hours to illustrate all the recipes and capture the whirlwind in the kitchen. Claude’s experience as a culinary test bench photographer with many of Quebec’s top chefs is essential to the success of this endeavour.

Each student has one hour to prepare his contest entry, so the production team has to plan everything in detail to ensure that every dish gets a few minutes of glory simultaneously in front of the photographer’s lens and before the judges.

And the results are yummy as you can see. Click here and here.

See Claude Dagenais profile

Rodeo 8 Contest

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CAPIC is pleased to announce it’s 8th annual contest for student member photographers and illustrators. This contest is an opportunity to expose the wealth of unique talent within CAPIC student membership across Canada. The contest will be judged by six professionals from the Canadian illustration and photographic community.

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Novatech—Industrial Portrait,
by Christian Fleury

Novatech—Industrial Portrait,
by Christian Fleury

Novatech has all the marketing tools needed to ensure its success. Nonetheless, the company wanted to share its story: a Quebec-based windows and doors manufacturer employing diverse groups of people—some of whom may well be your neighbours, relatives or friends.

It was with this idea in mind that we captured the following series of images.

See Christian Fleury profile