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Corporate Office Interior Photography for Perkins+Will

Corporate Office Interior Photography by Justin Van Leeuwen JVLphoto
Earlier this year I had the opportunity to work with the Ottawa-branch of one of the largest Architecture firms in the world on a corporate office interior they designed. Located in downtown Ottawa, Perkins+Will created an open and collaborative mixed use environment for a fortune-500 tech company.
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Ottawa Hotel Photography: The Metcalfe

Metcalfe Hotel Ottawa by 4té Design Inc Hotel Photography by Justin Van Leeuwen JVLphoto

Metcalfe Hotel Ottawa


Last year I was able to grow my commercial interior design and hotel photography portfolio with work by 4té design and the Metcalfe Hotel. The large open spaces of the lobbies and even the layout of the rooms lend themselves to my favourite bit of “trick” photography: Panoramas.

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GOHBA Housing Design Awards 2018

I was thrilled to be the photographyEvent Photography by JVLphoto Justin Van Leeuwen sponsor again at this years’ Housing Design Awards, not least of all to see all the many architectural and design projects I photographed through the year come up for awards. There were winners and, truly, all the finalists had fantastic projects; many of them I photographed. So while a dozen projects I collaborated on took home awards, I’m going to devote this blog post to all the finalists I worked with this year.

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Wellington West: Business Improvement Area Commercial Photography

Twiss Webber environmental by JVLphoto

I photographed this series as a part of a creative campaign with Character Creative for the business’ along Wellington West in Ottawa. I enjoyed being able to create commercial photography in my own neighbourhood, with some of my favourite shop owners.
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A Royal Kitchen: Kitchen Design Photography for Astro Design Centre


For their 20th anniversary, Astro Design wanted to do something special for the community, donating materials and kitchen design to the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre. Astro also leveraged their many suppliers to donate to the cause, I was happy to donate my own services in photographing this project.

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