• Killer Bunnies and Harnessing the Irrational

    Killer Bunnies and Harnessing the Irrational

    Over the years, I’ve had a few scary encounters with birds. Not a lot, and nothing that ever resulted in physical injury, but enough to give me a healthy fear of birds. Actually, who am I kidding? It’s an exceptionally unhealthy fear of birds. Nothing healthy about it. If a small red-winged […]

  • Small Shift, Large Impact

    Small Shift, Large Impact

    At the beginning of my journey as a wedding photographer, I was searching for a formula. A repeatable pattern that I could rely on every weekend to make the best work. I was trying to turn all of my beginner’s uncertainty into certainty. And, although my knowledge of photography grew […]

  • Culling for Gold

    Culling for Gold

    Any student who has ever studied with us has heard us utter this exact phrase (likely multiple times) “culling our work is like sifting for gold through a sea of shit.” “Culling,” for all your non-photographers out there, is the process of narrowing down to only the client-worthy photos. Keeping […]

  • Canadian Creatives: Our Favourite Shots

    Canadian Creatives: Our Favourite Shots

    Canadian Creatives: Our Favourite Shots This year, we teamed up with 6 fellow Canadian photographers to launch Canadian Creatives, an image collective aimed at celebrating creativity in Canadian photography and showcasing the best images from across the country, regardless of genre. We are incredibly proud to be a part of this […]


  • Top 2 Fearless Photographers in the World

    Top 2 Fearless Photographers in the World

    Top 2 Fearless Photographers in the World Top 2 Fearless Photographers in the world? What does that even mean? Well, first of all, compared to everything else in life that is so much more important, it means absolutely nothing. But that’s not to say we’re not celebrating the recognition! We pour […]


  • WPPI2015

    WPPI2015

    WPPI2015 “Lanny and Erika Mann will show you how to maximize your performance as a wedding photographer, by consciously pursuing and capitalizing on luck. Learn how to push yourself—and your art—beyond your comfort zone, into the places where the magic happens. This presentation will transform the psychological landscape that shapes […]


  • ISPWP Photographer of the Quarter – Lanny Mann

    ISPWP Photographer of the Quarter – Lanny Mann

    ISPWP Photographer of the Quarter – Lanny Mann September 21st was a big day for the Two Mann Studios team (Lanny and I). We photographed an unbelievably crazy and magical wedding that was modeled after the Burning Man Festival (photos coming soon to our blog). After photographing for 17 straight […]