The Big Feta… Angie Apostolides
(1932 – 2021)

Angie was the owner and one of the founders of Beau Photo and was our fearless leader through all of these years. He leaves a thriving business that supports all levels of photographers, and the larger photographic community. It was always his vision to do the best for every customer, no matter their experience. He had a passion for photography that is carried on by the staff at Beau. You can read more about Angie’s story in our blog post about him here – https://www.beauphoto.com/evangelos-angie-apostolides/

Carol Polloni –
General Manager

Carol has been at Beau since 1988. Call her with your complaints because she loves that. She also looks after accounts and does a lot of organising for trade shows and other fun events. e-mail her at admin@beauphoto.com or give her a call at Beau.

Mike –
Digital Imaging Department
Mike has been doing digital imaging since 256 colour VGA graphics were state-of-the-art, and has been using Photoshop since version 2.5! He has the answer to just about any digital question you have and can help you with your digital imaging dilemmas. He is also a desert loving landscape photographer that finally made the switch to digital. See his gallery page in the staff galleries on the website. You can call or e-mail him at digital@beauphoto.com

Jason –
Rental Manager
Jason is very happy to have so much equipment to look after. Lights, lots of digital cameras, and especially the big lenses! If there is a specific piece of equipment you are looking for, give him a call and he can reserve it for you. If you know the perfect place to photograph a rare bird, or need to know a good place yourself, he’s the guy to talk to. See his images on the staff gallery pages on this website.  rentals@beauphoto.com

Ken –
Equipment Sales
Lights? Cameras? Get Ken on it. He can help you find what you need to help set up your studio or get out there in the action and shooting. Call him or e-mail at prosales@beauphoto.com

Steve S

Steve S. –
Shipping and Receiving

Steve has been playing with cameras since he was young, and knows a thing or two about film. He loves to ship people all their new and exciting treasures, and thinks it’s always his birthday because he opens so many presents that come from our suppliers! Don’t tell him they are not really his 😉 You can contact him at shipping@beauphoto.com

Meghan –
Assistant Manager / Presentation Products / Paper Shuffler
Meghan fell in love with animals and photography growing up on a farm in rural Manitoba. She’s an avid film lover and vintage camera collector. e-mail albums@beauphoto.com if you would like a tour of the Renaissance Album line. If you are out of town you can call her at 1.800.994.2328.

Nicole –
Film Leader
Nicole is film crazy. She loves film and is always trying out everything new that comes in. She is a creative person and would love to hear what you are working on. You can check out some of her work in the staff gallery pages on this website. If you are looking for something unusual, ask her and she will do her best to get it in for you. film@beauphoto.com.

Kathy –
Alternative Processes, Graphic Design
Kathy has been at Beau for quite a while and has done many different jobs here. She loves film and historic photographic processes and is happy to talk about what you’ve been working on and answer any questions you might have. See some of her work in the staff galleries on this website. She is also the one to ask if you want to know how to preserve your photographs for future generations.You can send her an e-mail at upstairs@beauphoto.com

Nic –
All Around Guy
Nic is a film guy from “way back”. He’s not really that old, but is happy to answer your questions about film, film cameras, or anything else you might find up front at the shop. See if you can stump him, he likes that! He’ll find the answer eventually though, or find the person to point you to.  You can email him at nic@beauphoto.com or give him a call at Beau.

Mustafa –
Social Media Guru / Sales Expert
Mustafa has been a Beau customer for so long, its about time that they hired him to run around the store and fill in the gaps. Having been taking photos since he was a kid — you can talk to him about film cameras and photography all day everyday (provided you buy something eventually.)

Basil (Bill) Apostolides –
All around fun guy
Bill sets his own hours and when he’s here he is always up to something. He mostly helps out in shipping, but is also the delivery driver and cleaner. Cardboard boxes are his favorite though, give him a pile of old boxes and he’ll have them cut up and in the recycling in no time. Say hi when you are in, he’s always got a story to tell.