Vistek Events

There isn’t anything you wouldn’t do or anyplace you wouldn’t go to capture the perfect image. As a serious hobbyist with aspirations to improve your craft, you’ll be glad to know there’s a store that thinks the same way.

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Events that inspire.

At Vistek, we firmly believe there’s no end to the learning process and we admire those who seek guidance with the goal to get better. So, in addition to the many learning events we put together for our ProFusion trade show, we take great pride in presenting events throughout the year, such as live shooting events with renowned photographers and brand ambassadors, on location and in our stores.
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Sony a7R V In-Store Touch & Try at Vistek Calgary

DATE: December 9, 2022
HOURS: 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM MST
LOCATIONS: Vistek Calgary

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You don’t want to miss this!

Be sure to join us at our Calgary store located at 1231 10th Avenue SW. on Friday, December 9 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm for our free Sony a7R V Touch and Try event.

This is your chance to check out Sony’s new 61MP Alpha 7R V full-frame mirrorless camera firsthand and see its amazing feature set in action, including incredible 8K24p/4K60p video capabilities and state-of-the-art AI processing that uses detailed information about human postures to dramatically improve subject recognition accuracy.

A Sony representative will also be available in-store to discuss all the features that make this such an outstanding camera.

*IMPORTANT* - Covid Health & Safety Recommendations - While not mandatory, we continue to encourage our staff and customers to mask and maintain social distancing at all times. We appreciate all of the steps you take to help keep all of us healthy and safe so we can continue to bring you more live events and learning sessions throughout the year.


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We have had the pleasure to host some very amazing people over the years.


  • Albert Watson
  • Greg Gorman
  • Gregory Heisler
  • Rodney Charters
  • Matt Barnes
  • Billie Chiasson
  • Shane Hurlbut
  • Jeremy Benning
  • Storey Wilkins
  • Lou Freeman
  • Jeff Rojas
  • Sam Sciarrino
  • Michelle Valberg
  • Lisa-Marie McGinn
  • Michael Clark
  • Miguel Jacob
  • Raph Nogal
  • Ranjiv Gunarajasing
  • Ken Hubbard
  • Lindsay Adler

Some of our Past Events

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Events Payment & Cancellation Policy

  • All Vistek events, workshops and seminars begin promptly at listed times
  • Pre-registration and payment in full is required 
  • In the event of a program cancellation or postponement, pre-registered patrons will be notified 
  • Customers may re-book or cancel registrations up to 48 hours prior to the program date
  • All cancellations are subject to a $10 cancellation fee
  • Refunds will not be issued for cancellations made later than 48 hours prior to program or workshop date 
  • In the event of severe weather, classes may be postponed without notice if an instructor is unable to attend 
  • Vistek reserves the right to cancel or postpone any program without notice 
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