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We are located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, offering Photography, Video production, Videography and CMS Web Design services to the public.  Our specialized photography services includes Walk-Through 360 Virtual Realty Virtual Tours, 360 Product Object Rotations, Product Photography, Real Estate Photography, and Real Estate Video Tours, Photo Editing and Retouching (Photoshopping), Rendering and Retouching, Photo Editing, Individual and Family Portraits, and Corporate Head Shots.  We also cater to a variety of video productions in corporate, instructional, training, marketing and product videos, as well as short documentary films.  

You may learn more about our company’s fundamental core values here or below this page.

We have been serving the businesses and community of Vancouver since 2011, helping them with excellent customer service, fast and prompt turnaround times and commitment to quality work in our photography and video projects.  We’ve helped many realtors with hundreds and hundreds of real estate properties photo shoots.

We cater to businesses that want to strengthen their online presence and brand.  By taking product photography, interactive 360 product photography with hotspots, and web videos, we integrate them into CMS websites and/or CMS E-Commerce Websites. The quality and interactive capabilities of our still photography and videos aids businesses in achieving the image that they want to present to their customers in a modern way.

New:  Visit our Photography Blog, which showcases stories and experiences of Ivan’s Photography and miscellaneous photos of travel related events, as well as more photos of attractions and points of interest around the British Columbia area.

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Product and Still Life Photography – Our product and macro photography features clear and sharp photos of objects against a white background using Full-View-Macro ™ technique. The photos of objects are in focus from front to back. Suitable for retail, advertising and marketing purposes on websites, especially for Amazon.ca and ebay.ca photo requirements.

 

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360 Product Object Rotation – Interactive Photography that can have objects rotated in 360 degrees, in an interactive HTML5 format. Suitable for retail, advertising and marketing purposes on websites.

 

 

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Real Estate Photography and Video Tours – Our architectural photography includes taking sharp and clear still photos of interiors and exteriors of properties with See-Thru-View ™ window technique. It also includes Video Tours of properties and 360 Degree Virtual Tours. Our Real Estate photography covers all over the Lower Mainland in the Vancouver, BC area.

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Video Production – We provide video production services in: Corporate Videos, Documentary Videos, Marketing and Promotional Videos, Instructional Videos, TV and Web Commercial Videos, Educational Videos, and Real Estate Video Tours Videos, with the use of a teleprompter system. We also help musicians, singers, and local bands do music videos for their promotions.

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People Portraits, Photos and Headshots – We do family, business clients, group and individual portraits using Green Screen Technology and photo editing techniques  that allows a change to a different background using software capabilities.  We also do corporate, business and realtor headshots as well.  Other services we do include school, individual and family portraits, as well as Fashion and Model Photography for magazine and e-commerce use.

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360 Virtual Tour – We are a 360 Virtual Tour Service provider providing Photo Virtual Tours for Real Estate, Tourism, Developments and to showcase interior and exterior environments of properties and businesses to visitors.  An exclusive Walk-Through 360 Tour is also available, in addition to Virtual Tour for Car Interior’s for Car Dealership’s website as well as a 360 Video Interactive Tour. 

 

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Photo Editing or Retouching, Modification and Rendering – We touch up and modify portraits photos including blemish, background change and removal, pimple removal, subject extraction, face and scenery reconstruction, photo editing and modification and rendering of environment.  Process is known as “Photoshopping”

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CMS Web Design and Online Stores:  We help businesses with setting up and designing websites so that they can be ready to market their businesses, while allowing them to update their website on their own at any time.  

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Digital Archival Service:  We provide service in converting hard copy photos and documents of all kinds (ie: historical records) into digital archival format of PDF and JPEG.

 

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Graphic and Logo Design with Printing – We design logos, vector scale graphics and use our photography for brochure and flyer designs.  We have the capabilities to do in-house printing as well.

 

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3D Laser Scanning and Photogrammetry ServiceScanning of objects for archival, product viewing and construction purposes and for viewing 3D object interactively in 360 degrees on any web browsers and devices.

 

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Wildlife and Urban PhotographyA collection of urban, architecture, scenery and wildlife photos. In addition, we take sharp and clear night photos used in advertising and marketing. We are able to shoot portrait photos with the background visible at night as night photography.

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About Us

About Ivan Chan Photography

Our company started in 2011 to provide specialized interactive and engaging photography, video and virtual realty services to the public.  We dedicate our photography to the general business market, predominantly towards the real estate and e-commerce industry.   We don’t just go take the photos and videos and give the media to the customers.  All of our photo and video work involves extensive and enhanced photo editing to ensure our commitment to quality is upheld.

The principles of our company falls within our Five Core Values:

  1. Quality and Hard Work – for every customer we serve – whether it is returning or new customers, we dedicate our time and effort to ensure the outcome of the work meets our customers needs and that the work must be presentable to the public so that they will be engaged.
  2. Honesty – we believe in good values and honest business practices.  We are not in the business to deceive people.  We are in the business to help other businesses succeed their marketing goals.  We follow every sound practices of business conduct by doing our work and providing the work to our customers, on time and as promised.
  3. Customer Service – providing care and respectful consideration to all of our customers is very important to us.  We listen to their feedbacks and work hard to make any adjustments and corrections to our projects before giving them the final product.  We believe in treating our customers with a smile, kindness and positive actions and personality to make sure they leave with our products happy.  The most important thing for us is to have a happy customer at the end.
  4. Improvements and Feedbacks – listening to customer feedback to see how to correct errors and mistakes and to improve on existing projects so that the customer is happy.  We learn from new skills, researching and mistakes to be applied to future projects for future customers.  We believe constant learning and listening to positive criticisms is the key to product improvements.
  5. Research and Development – we find many different ways to solve problems to meet customer satisfaction and to find ways to make photos look good and presentable.  Research and exploration is always done on the photo editing end to see how to make the post processing work faster, efficient and more accurate.

We provide a wide range of digital media services including Product Photography, Real Estate Photography, 360 Interactive Virtual Realty Virtual Tours, Graphic Design and Photo Editing for brochures, and assistance with CMS Web Design and setup.  When all of these are done together, they will become a powerful marketing tool for their businesses.  For example, by providing product photography services, we can then use these photos into a new e-commerce website so that they can start marketing their products right away without having to go around the city to look for different service providers.

We are an integrative digital media marketing solution that can help any kind of businesses succeed without worry.

We mainly serve the Lower Mainland region in Vancouver, BC and the entire North America region. Clients can courier the products to be photographed to us from anywhere in North America outside the Vancouver region. Photo editing / retouching and modification (along with payment) can be done over the internet.

We have previously worked with a significant number of major companies previously and today – including the Government of British Columbia, Vancouver Coastal Health, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Westbank Corporation, University of British Columbia, Grande West Transportation, Vitelle Labs, Sutton West Coast Realty, RE/MAX Realty, Royal Pacific Realty, Team 3000 Realty, and Multiple Realty Ltd. We’ve also worked with a large number of individuals and small businesses to meet their photography needs.

 

Testimonials and References

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Our goal is to establish trust with previous and new customers.  We uphold our commitment to quality, honesty and hard work at all times.  References and reference letters from previous long term customers are available on request for viewing should new customers would like to establish trust and business opportunites together.

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Testimonials and Feedbacks

Below are some of the feedback we received from our customers we’ve done work with:

“Ivan provided us with a great service on a very short timeline, and he really followed through on the delivery of our virtual tour and photos to ensure we had everything we needed and that it was all working properly.”

Vancouver Coastal Health

“Dear Ivan, the product photo work you did for our Austin-Weston Precision Skincare line was really excellent!  We’re very appreciative of the quality, your communication, and the value of your work.  Really a great job.  Thanks very much.  Don.”

Austin-Weston Precision Skincare 

” In the process or creating a new site, we contracted Ivan Chan to photograph all of our musical education products – approximately 1000 items. Ivan did an excellent job of positioning and highlighting the instruments for optimal appearance and we are very pleased with the quality of the photographs. He did the job very quickly, within our budget, and we were able to incorporate them with the opening of our new site. Ivan has our recommendation and we will definitely use his services in the future. ”

Empire Music Company 

” Ivan delivers. We contracted him to photograph and create a number of digital, virtual tours for the UBC Research Centre Laboratory. He was creative, professional and easy to work with. I wouldn’t hesitate to call him again. ”

University of British Columbia – Information Technology

“ Ivan did our head shots for our business cards and website. We were very pleased with the results.  Ivan has excellent equipment and executed the process quick and efficiently.  We would highly recommend Ivan to any business or organization requiring photography services.”

Team Damian and Tricia – REMAX Realty

 

” I enjoyed working with Ivan. He’s very professional and uses current equipment (he even has a teleprompter). I appreciated his flexibility; in fact, he came to the school several times to shoot as we were dependent on people’s schedule and availability. He took recommendations but also had valuable suggestions that resulted in a great video. Ivan was able to complete our project on time under tight time constraints. I will definitely call on Ivan’s expertise again in the future.”

Vancouver College – Catholic Secondary School

 

” Ivan helped with one of our events and provided a very creative and professional service that promoted team building and networking that crossed over organizational  lines.  We are very happy with the results! ”

Government of British Columbia – Ministry of Labour, Citizens and Open Government

 

” Thanks for your diligence and flexibility on our project, Ivan. The finished shots are excellent, and you were a pleasure to work with throughout. Looking forward to working with you again.”

Classroom Services, The University of British Columbia

 

” Ivan Chan did a fine job of producing all of our virtual 360 tours for our new CBC Vancouver Production Facilities website.  Ivan rose to the challenge of producing these virtual tours to be downloadable to all different types of hand held devices.  He is efficient, charming and delivered on time and on budget. ”

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Vancouver BC 

 

Our Previous and Current Customers:

We have previously worked with a significant number of major companies previously and today – including the Government of British Columbia, Vancouver Coastal Health, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Westbank Corporation, University of British Columbia, Grande West Transportation, Vitelle Labs, Sutton West Coast Realty, RE/MAX Realty, Royal Pacific Realty, Team 3000 Realty, and Multiple Realty Ltd. We’ve also worked with a large number of individuals and small businesses to meet their photography needs.

Successfully collaborating with many different major and small companies previously and today proves the level of trustworthiness and commitment in delivering a successful project, and that prospective customers can count on us in fulfilling their needs.

 

 

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Community Involvement

 

Our company believes in giving back to the local community by means of donating and volunteering our photography and video services.  By giving back to the community, we help those in need to achieve their goals, events and projects successfully without the stress of worrying about other financial issues.   By donating our time and services, we also help connect and help others who are most in need.  We also provide volunteering or reduced rates for non-profit organizations as well.

 

Our time given to help a local community garden organization promote the annual Bee School event for the kids.
Our time given to help a local community garden organization promote the annual Bee School event for the kids.
Letter of recognition for sharing the video skills for the elder place
Letter of recognition for sharing the video skills for the elder place