Tristan Shouldice was born in Pennsylvania, USA where he was raised on a dairy farm until his family moved to British Columbia, Canada when he was 10. Attending photography school years later, Tristan met his now wife and co-owner of JENNA & TRISTAN, the documentary based family and wedding business they run together. Tristan has international recognition for his wedding work and he has spoken and taught about his approach across Canada and the USA. In 2008 Tristan and a close group of photographers founded the collective now known as ATRIA Collective, a shared avenue for their diverse photographic projects. Currently Tristan is based out of Victoria BC where he lives with his wife and daughter. Together they travel for work across Canada and internationally.