Dave Dialect

Photography – Montréal, QC

I grew up in the small town of "Two Mountains" where life simply moved at a slower pace, leaving me with a constant desire for more action. I initially discovered a love for the arts through sketching, painting and graffiti, which naturally drew me to the vibrant city of Montreal. Once established in the city, I thrived in the animated nightlife scene, concentrating on DJing and music production full-time. Soon thereafter, I began bringing a “point and shoot” in order to document many of the scene’s events, which led to further creative experimentation than mere snapshots of partygoers. After spending so much time on wild goose chases searching for hidden underground parties throughout the city, my eye for interesting architecture and the roads less travelled have remained a core feature apparent in much of my work today. ...more