Welcome to FireLens.com! Now more than 14 years old, FireLens.com presents today more than 47 000 photographs of emergency incidents in Quebec (Canada) and receives hundreds of visitors daily.
FireLens.com is the exclusive web site of fire photographer Sylvain Pedneault, Captain for the St.Dominique Fire Department and Safety Officer for Flash Training.
Sponsored by SYLTECH
The Mécanique Syltech Inc. company is the latest sponsor to join FireLens.com. Mecanique Syltech will provide maintenance and service for the vehicle I use to respond to incidents!
Sponsored by L'ARSENAL
My personal protection equipment (turnout gear, or bunker) is generously provided by L'ARSENAL. L'ARSENAL regroups companies CMP Mayer, Thibault & associates, and Isotech, thus offering everything you need to fight fires under the same roof.
Last copies of my book
If you do not have your copy of the BOOK OF FIRE yet, please note that there are no more books at the store, but I still have a few copies with me. If you wish to get a copy of this spectacular photo book, please contact me via the Contact page..
Check out the The Book! page for more information.
In addition to having been named official photographer for the St.Hyacinthe City Fire Department a few years ago, I have also been recently appointed official photographer of the following fire departments:
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Saturday, October 8, 2016
Live burn in Upton
The Upton Fire Department organized a training day in an abandoned building. In total, 5 controlled burns and a final burn allowed participants to learn more about fire behaviour, water management, operations coordination, and many more aspects of firefighting.
Monday, August 18, 2014
Tour cycliste Frédérick Duguay 2014
About twenty firefighters, police officers, business people and others bicycled for three days during the Tour cycliste Frédérick Duguay 2014 of Muscular dystrophy Canada. The event raised more than $39,400 this year! Event photography: a "gold" sponsorship of FireLens.com!
Sunday, March 30, 2014
Live burn in Roxton Pond
The Roxton Pond Fire Department, in collaboration with St.Dominique and St.Valerien fire departments, organized a training day in an abandoned building. In total, 4 controlled burns and a final burn allowed participants to learn more about fire behaviour, water management, operations coordination, and many more aspects of firefighting.
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NFPA 1403 live fires
A house to burn?
If you have a building to burn down as part of a drill for your firefighters, make sure you are aware of all the requirements included in the NFPA 1403 standard.
Being part of a specialized live burn team that works with the NFPA 1403 standard, we can help you find you what your planning process should include. Contact me for more information.