This is Jill Belland from Citytv helping to host the New Year's 2012 celebration at Olympic Plaza in downtown Calgary. She is seen here doing one of several clips off-stage throughout the event. It looked like there was a draw for a car, with the tickets in the hat, but I really couldn't hear or follow what was happening.
This is Andrea Slobodian with Sun News. Despite appearing on national TV, and covering other people, she feels that taking her picture violates her privacy. Please see the description of this image for the full story.
This friendly guy is a cameraman with Sun News, a national cable broadcaster in Canada. He was annoyed that I took his picture, telling me I was not allowed to, despite being in a public place. After I persisted, he said something along the lines, that if I want a picture, then here's my picture. So, to him, I say thanks for the picture. Now, here's the long winded version:
Can you tell the woman in front of the camera doesn't want her picture taken? You can read the fully story here.
Light wasn't that great, since the sky was cloudy. So, it helps if the subject has their own light.
Mike Holmes is the star of his own show Holmes on Homes on HGTV. He was the Parade Marshall, and is seen here being interviewed by Leslie Horton of Global TV Calgary (CICT).
A TV crew from OMNI Calgary covered the protest.