Our Story

Founded in 2009, The Compendium covers the best of Canada’s society scene.  Our aim is simple – to beautifully capture the country’s top galas, fundraisers, and events.

Over the years, The Compendium has fostered and developed a wide variety of recognized photographers including JJ Thompson, Ryan Emberley, Phil Birnbaum, and Tara Noelle.



Editor - Ryan Emberley (ryan@ryanemberley.com)

In House Contributor / Photographer – Tyler Rumi
In House Contributor / Photographer - Evan Bergstra

Contributor / Photographer – Tara Noelle
Contributor / Photographer – Vito Amati
Contributor / Photographer – Mauricio Calero



For all inquiries regarding advertising/sponsorship contact Ryan Emberley (ryan@ryanemberley.com)



If you’d like to hire a photographer, please contact Ryan Emberley (ryan@ryanemberley.com)