February 2022 pictures of the month

A polar bear dip, botox injections and revealing location portraits kept SAIT photojournalism and journalism students busy in the shortest month of the year.

Youth athletes from the Calgary Speed Skating Association participate in the Calgary Sports Festival at Olympic Plaza in Calgary on Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022. (Photo by Jungmin Ham/The Press)
Michele McCarthy walks down the steps of the Alcoholics Anonymous Chapter-house in Lethbridge where her brother attends meetings, on Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022. (Photo by Tate Montgomery/The Press)
A pedestrian braves subzero temperatures and walks outside in shorts and a tee-shirt in High River, on Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022. (Photo by Robert Korotyszyn/The Press)
Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours owner, Jereme Arsenault, shares a loving moment with one of the organization’s 180 sled dogs in their outdoor kennel in Canmore, on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022. (Photo by Paris Hofer/The Press)
Two costume-wearing participants in the Calgary icebreaker polar dip jump into Lake Mahogany in Calgary during a SA Foundation fundraiser, on Saturday, Feb. 12, 2022. (Photo by Anna Burns/The Press)
Banff Trail Riders backcountry guide and teamster Mike Beerwald on his horse JJ near Exshaw, Alberta, on Friday, Feb. 11, 2022. (Photo by Evan Lemay/The Press)
A relative of Latjor Tuel stands in front of city hall in Calgary on Friday, Feb. 25, 2022, to demand justice for Latjor Tuel — a South Sudanese man shot and killed by the Calgary police on February 19th. (Photo by Anna Burns/The Press)
A vibrantly coloured car with a sign drives past COVID-19 mandate protestors in Edmonton on Saturday, Feb. 19, 2022. (Photo by Husain Dhooma/The Press)
Christine Moussienko, member of Ukrainian Canadian Congress and Chairperson of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic church in Calgary on Friday, Feb. 25, 2022. (Photo by Ahmed Mahmoud/The Press)
Nurses Elisha Little and Amanda Kush show off botox injection needles at the Lift salon in Medicine Hat, on Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2022. (Photo by Tiana Lang/The Press)
Mikey Stott, manager of Buchanan’s Chop House, poses for a portrait in Calgary on Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2022. (Photo by Jeremy Fox/The Press)
Jennifer Oakes, para-olympian and setter for the Canadian women’s sitting volleyball team, poses at the Dinos Club Volleyball Academy in Calgary, on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022. (Photo by Jungmin Ham/The Press)
Sean Hamilton, a cook for the past 10 years at the Galaxie Diner, poses for a portrait in Calgary on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022. (Photo by Jeremy Fox/The Press)
Calgarians enjoying the BiblioBeats light show in Central Memorial Park as part of the opening festivities for the second annual Chinook Blast Festival in Calgary, on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022. (Photo by Rory Carroll/The Press)
John Macneil, head chef at Bridgeland Market, poses at their creative kitchen in Calgary on Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022. Photo by Caroline Esteves/SAIT)
Ana Eaton poses with her indoor plants at her home in Calgary on Friday, Feb. 18, 2022. (Photo by Paola Hinojosa/The Press)
The Calgary Synchronized Skating Club elementary team and their coach (centre) call a huddle during the Chinook Blast winter festival in Calgary, on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022. (Photo by Anna Burns/The Press)
A person poses behind Gurkaran and Vikram’s shadow box exhibit while another takes a photo of them at Glow Fest, a part of the annual Chinook Blast festival in Calgary, on Friday, Feb. 18, 2022. (Photo by Anna Burns/The Press)
Founder of MisMack Clean Cosmetics Missy MacKintosh poses in her makeup studio in Salmon Arm B.C. on Thursday, Feb. 17, 2022. (Photo by Katie Lloyd/The Press)
Sommelier-in-training Sagan Carroll laughs in the basement of his family’s home after having a bit to drink in Calgary, on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022. (Photo by Rory Carroll/The Press)
Vinyl record enthusiast Lan Thai sits and displays her favourite Death Row record in front of her collection in her apartment in Calgary, on Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2022. (Photo by Cienna Vander Ende/The Press)
SAIT Trojans forward Anegor Wol takes a shot at the basket while member of the St-Mary;s Lightning attempts to block her at SAIT’s Campus Centre gym in Calgary, on Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. Photo by Anna Burns/The Press)
Second-year photojournalism major Onyinye Ekene-Obi poses for a portrait at SAIT’s Stan Grad Centre in Calgary on Friday, Feb. 18, 2022. (Photo by Anna Burns/The Press)
SAIT Trojan Krystina Wanat (right) celebrates a point in a volleyball game versus the Lethbridge College Kodiaks at the SAIT Campus Centre Gymnasium in Calgary, on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022. (Photo by Steven Wilhelm/The Press)
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