With 25 years acting experience and nearly 100 professional Film & TV credits, Lorne Cardinal is best known as an Actor, Producer & Director especially for roles like Sergeant Davis Quinton on 6 seasons of CTV’s Corner Gas which was nominated for an International Emmy Award for Best Comedy Show.
Before becoming an actor, Lorne refined his skills in the darkroom hand-processing and printing photos and deepening his understanding of composition, balance and contrast for a variety of mediums from newspapers to portraiture. Lorne also studied with a renowned darkroom technician who worked with the legendary Ansel Adams. Eventually, Lorne’s creative practice extended to the use of cameras and lenses as well.
As an Actor & Director for camera and stage, there is an intimate understanding of how to use the power of light and darkness to convey beauty, truth and emotions. This heightened awareness of telling a story through a moving image is an integral part of Lorne’s photography.