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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Talk to a Sony Rep Wednesdays at Vistek

DATES: Wednesdays - March 29th
HOURS: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST
LOCATIONS: Vistek Toronto | Vistek Mississauga | Vistek Calgary

Sony reps will be at our Toronto, Mississauga and Calgary locations every Wednesday in March to answer your questions and offer assistance. 


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Sigma Demo Day: In-Store Touch & Try at Vistek Edmonton

DATE: March 31, 2023
HOURS: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM MDT
LOCATIONS: Vistek Edmonton

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You don’t want to miss this!

Drop in anytime between 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. to meet one of the Sigma representatives who will be in-store to discuss and test out the latest Sigma lenses for mirrorless cameras.

This is your chance to experience the Sigma Contemporary 18-50mm f/2.8 DC DN lens (available for Sony E-mount, L-mount and now Fujifilm X-Mount) as well as the just announced Sigma Sport 60-600mm F4.5-6.3 DG DN OS lens, "the world’s first and only* mirrorless 10x ultra-telephoto zoom."

So join us to see these new Sigma lenses and other Sigma lenses for mirrorless cameras



Profoto TTL (Time to Learn) Thursdays with Raph Nogal at Vistek Toronto

DATES: Thursday - April 20th
HOURS: 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST/EDT
LOCATIONS: Vistek Toronto

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Profoto's TTL Thursdays (Time to Learn) Series

Join Profoto Ambassador and award-winning photographer and educator Raph Nogal on the third Thursday of March and April in our Toronto store seminar room for a series of workshops featuring Profoto lights and accessories demonstrating how they can be used for various situations, including wedding and portrait photography.

As a bonus, there will be “special offers for those who attend “

Space is limited, so book early!

Thursday, April 20th - 3:00PM - 5:00PM - Lighting Q & A

  • Got lighting questions? Ask away. Raph is an open book and here to help you with explanations and examples.



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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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