Melissa Welsh is a national award-winning photographer who operates a 1600 sqft studio in downtown Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. She began creating photographs at the age of 15 and has since built a career photographing people, stories, products and lifestyle. She is a free-spirited individual with a deep love for adventure. Her work can be found in private collections around the world as well as in regional, national, and international publications.
Melissa is a committed volunteer and dedicates much of her time promoting positive change in the photography industry. In the past few years she has served as the B.C. President of the Professional Photographers of Canada (PPOC), the Communications Chair for the PPOC and is currently the chair of the PPOC Island Branch.
When Melissa is not working or volunteering, you will most likely find her adventuring on Vancouver Island with her husband and two young children.