Shalan and Paul

Modernism expressed through the lens of portrait perfectionists.

Shalan and Paul are Toronto-based photographers and conceptual artists known for their intimate black-and-white portraits. In the 10+ years since forming their self-taught practice, the duo's work has been featured in numerous publications, including, The Sunday Times Magazine, Billboard, and The Globe and Mail. They've also had the opportunity to collaborate with brands like Adobe, The St. Regis, and Vacheron Constantin.


Brand Identity, Print Design


Originally designed in 2015.
Updated in 2022.

Creative Direction & Design

Mark Neil Balson



Somerset Graphics