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Monica’s Bio

Monica Kalra is a top professional makeup artist based out of the Greater Toronto Area.  She has been very fortunate to have been able to travel abroad for a great deal of her work. Her passion for makeup started at a very young age and after high school went on to receive her diploma in Aesthetics and a bachelors degree in Health and Society.

She has since had the pleasure of working with some of the biggest names in the fitness industry. She has helped in the beautifying process for many professional athletes for magazine, commercial and personal photo shoots as well as fitness competitions. Something about her touch helps make people feel their most confident and their very best on set or stage.  There is no limit to where her skills would not take her and 19 years later Monica can proudly say she has had her work displayed in plenty of magazine and book covers as well as tear sheets in various magazines including STRONG Fitness Magazine, ANDIVERO and many more.

Paul’s Bio

Paul has been shooting prolifically for 20 years and has landed over 270 Magazine covers for the likes of Playboy, Oxygen, ANDIVERO Magazine, Sports Illustrated, MuscleMag, Summum, Umm, Clean Eating, REPS!, Maximum Fitness, American Curves and the list continues. Paul is the founder of STRONG Fitness Magazine and over the last 8 years has served as its’ Chief Photographer.

There was a large void in the fitness industry when Robert Kennedy Publishing (Namely Oxygen) went bankrupt. It was at this point that Paul, along with a team of the best in the industry started STRONG Fitness Magazine.

Paul was voted one of Toronto’s most influential people by Narcity and continues to shoot Magazine covers  and spreads. To date Paul has shot tens of thousands of spreads and you can see much of his work on Instagram @paulbuceta

Paul’s most memorable photography has graced a New York Times Best Seller, Playboy France’s 100th Anniversary Issue Cover and Playboy’s Special Edition Farewell Issue.

Paul has and continues to work with most of the biggest names in and out of the fitness industry including but not limited to Arnold Schwarzenegger, Robert Kennedy, Nicole Arbour, Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm, Meisha Tate, and the list continues.