The School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa is pleased to announce that we offer private mentoring with many of our faculty members and instructors. We are proud to be able to work with some of the most talented arts professionals in Ottawa; our staff and instructors have a hugely varied skill set that includes expertise in photography and photo-based media, art history, grant writing, lighting, working in the darkroom, bookmaking, various computer softwares, and more.

All private mentoring and tutoring must go through the SPAO office by way of email; to book a session, contact

Photograph produced by SPAO graduating class 2016-2017:
Barbara Brown, Melissa Harris, Andrew Macartney, Danni-Rae Mistaken-Chief, Neeko Paluzzi, Hannah Pringle-Evans, Christian Villemaire

Pictured (L-R): Adrien Duey, Michael Tardioli, Jennifer Martin, Olivia Johnston, Jonathan Hobin, Whitney Lewis-Smith