Sylvain Pedneault

Lieutenant, St.Dominique Fire Department
Safety Officer, St.Dominique Fire Department
Safety Officer, Rougemont Fire Department
Safety Officer, Flash Formation (provincial team specialized in NFPA 1403-compliant live burns)
Race track firefighter, RH+ (fire protection during dirt track racing)
Fire department photographer, 14 fire departments in the Monteregie region

Certifications and training

  • Montmorency CollegeAEC Fire management officer(NFPA 1021)  à venir en 2016-2017...
  • Montmorency CollegeAEC Fire operations officer(NFPA 1021)
  • Montmorency College, St.Hyacinthe Cegep, ENPQFire Officer I(NFPA 1021)
  • Montmorency College, ENPQFire Instructor I(NFPA 1041)
  • Quebec National Firefighters School / CFRFirefighter II(NFPA 1001, IFSAC)
  • Quebec National Firefighters School / CFRFirefighter II Hazardous materials Operations(NFPA 472, IFSAC)
  • Quebec National Firefighters School / CFRFirefighter II Operations(NFPA 1001, IFSAC)
  • Quebec National Firefighters School / CFRFirefighter II Vehicle Extrication (NFPA 1006)
  • Quebec National Firefighters School / CFRFire pump operator(NFPA 1002, IFSAC)
  • Quebec National Firefighters School / CFRFirefighter I(NFPA 1001, IFSAC)
  • Quebec National Firefighters School / CFRFirefighter I Hazardous Materials Awareness(NFPA 472, IFSAC)
  • CFR Saint-HyacintheFlas-over simulator
  • CFR Saint-HyacinthePropane tree simulation
  • Réanimation Sauve-Vie / CFR Saint-HyacintheCPR Firefighter I
  • CFR Saint-HyacintheClosed-space rescue seminar
  • SSI Saint-Hyacinthe Observation sessions - firefighting
  • Paramédics Saint-Hyacinthe Observation sessions - paramedics
  • Many live fire drills: (Click here for photos)
    Mirabel, Cowansville, Beloeil, Marieville, Napierville, St-Hugues, Ste-Marguerite-du-Lac-Masson, Ste-Hélène, Rougemont, St-Rémi, etc.

Official photographer(official nominations)

  1. St.Hyacinthe City Fire Department(and honorary firefighter)
  2. St.Pie Fire Department
  3. St.Valerien Fire Department
  4. St.Dominique Fire Department
  5. Ste.Helene Fire Department
  6. St.Jude Fire Department
  7. St.Damase Fire Department
  8. Ste.Madeleine Fire Department
  9. St.Simon Fire Department
  10. St.Liboire Fire Department
  11. St.Hugues Fire Department
  12. Louis-Aime-Massue Intercity Fire Department
  13. St.Marcel Fire Department
  14. St.Denis Fire Department

Other credentials

  • Certified fire photographerQuebec Fire Phototographers Association (Q.F.P.A.)
  • Health & Safety Officer and LieutenantSt.Dominique Fire Department
  • Health & Safety OfficerRougemont Fire Department
  • Monitor (fire training)EducExpert
  • Honorary firefighterSt.Hyacinthe City Fire Department
  • Member of the firefighter training committeeSt.Dominique Fire Department
  • Member of FQISIFédération Québécoise des Intervenants en Sécurité Incendie (#01025)
  • Associated member of L'APIQL'Association des Pompiers Instructeurs du Québec
  • Registered member of IOFPInternational Organization of Fire Photographers
  • Canadian representative for IOFPInternational Organization of Fire Photographers
  • Founder of the Q.F.P.A.and author of the Quebec Fire Photographers Code of Conduct
  • Author of 47430 published photographson FireLens.com, divided on more than 1000 incidents since more than 8 years ago
  • Author of the book THE BOOK OF FIRE

Sponsors and partners

Events sponsored by Sylvain Pedneault of FireLens.com

  • 2015*: Dystrophie Musculaire Canada Sponsor of Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Cyclist tour Frédérick Duguay
  • 2014: Dystrophie Musculaire Canada Sponsor of Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Cyclist tour Frédérick Duguay
  • 2013: Dystrophie Musculaire Canada Sponsor of Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Cyclist tour Frédérick Duguay
  • 2012: Dystrophie Musculaire Canada Sponsor of Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Cyclist tour Frédérick Duguay
  • 2011: Dystrophie Musculaire Canada Sponsor of Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Cyclist tour Frédérick Duguay
  • 2011: Fondation des Pompiers du Québec pour les Grands Brûlés Sponsor of 2011 Cyslist Tour
  • 2010: Dystrophie Musculaire Canada GOLD sponsor of Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Cyclist tour Frédérick Duguay
  • 2010: Fondation des Pompiers du Québec pour les Grands Brûlés Sponsor of 2010 Cyslist Tour
  • 2009: Dystrophie Musculaire Canada SILVER sponsor of Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Cyclist tour Frédérick Duguay
  • 2007: Dystrophie Musculaire Canada SILVER sponsor of Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Cyclist tour Frédérick Duguay
  • 2006: Dystrophie Musculaire Canada Sponsor of Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Cyclist tour Frédérick Duguay

Other events I participated to

  • 2007: Provincial Firefighters Competition Captain of the the MRC Maskoutains team (Port-Cartier 2007)
  • 2006: Provincial Firefighters Competition Firefighter in the MRC Maskoutains team (Papineauville 2006)

Some of the things I produced

  2010:

  • Virtual fire simulation (demo)new service by Sylvain Pedneault (designer)
  • more to come...

  2009:

  • Calendrier Pompier 2010 Lentille.comby Sylvain Pedneault (designer/publisher)
  • Book «Saint-Hyacinthe: Le Grand Incendie du 16 octobre 2009»by Sylvain Pedneault (designer/publisher - private)
  • Advertizing photography for the Way-Out couplingfor Mercedes Textiles Ltd (specialized photography in smoke env.)
  • Book «LE LIVRE DE L'INCENDIE»by Sylvain Pedneault (author/designer/publisher)
  • Book «Collection Formation - Volume 3»by Sylvain Pedneault (author/designer/publisher - on order)
  • Book «Collection Formation - Volume 2»by Sylvain Pedneault (author/designer/publisher - on order)
  • Book «Collection Formation - Volume 1»by Sylvain Pedneault (author/designer/publisher - on order)
  • Document «Rapport Annuel»St.Hyacinthe Fire Department (photography)
  • Advertizing photography, remorque officielle Quad-MédicQuad-Medic (photography)
  • Advertizing photography, catalogue de produitsMercedes Textiles Ltd (photography)
  • Advertizing photography, document corporatifinsurance company in France (photography)

  2008:

  • more to come...

  2007:

  • Écran de veille ÉNPQQuebec National Firefighters School (photography)
  • Calendrier Pompiers St-Huguesfund raiser for the St.Hugues F.D. (author/designer/publisher)
  • Site web du CFR de Saint-HyacintheSt.Hyacinthe CFR (design)
  • Affiche publicitaire «Simulateur d'embrasement généralisé»St.Hyacinthe CFR (photo/design)

  2006:

  • Procédures d'intégration des médias aux pratiques d'incendie réelsCAFP (author)
  • Site web de la Ville de Saint-Hyacinthe, section IncendieSt.Hyacinthe City (content production/structuring)
  • Document «Compilation des activités de prévention»St.Hyacinthe Fire Prevention Division (co-author/designer)
  • Tapis de souris incendieMinistere de la Security Public (photography)
  • Photographie publicitaire pour le magazine «Réno-Expert»Magazine Réno-Expert (photography)

  2005:

  • Code de Déontologie des Photographes Incendie du QuébecCAFP (author)
  • Couverture vidéo en temps réel sur Internet2005 ladder fundraiser (author/designer/publisher)
  • Couverture du document «Porte-Info»St.Hyacinthe F.D. (photo/design)
  • Site Web «LAPIQ»Quebec Firefighter Instructors Association (photo/design/programming/maintenance)
  • Site Web «Securite Incendie.com»for Media Incendie (photo/design/programming/maintenance)
  • Reportage-photo «Le service incendie du Métro de Montréal»assignment (photography)
  • Photographie pour production cinématographique américaine«Lucky Number Slevin» movie (photography)
  • Photographie «Sauvetage par des agents de la Sûreté du Québec»photo provided to TVA (photography)

  2004:

  • Code de Déontologie des Photographes Incendie du QuébecCAFP (author)
  • DVD «INCENDIE Lentille.com», 1ière Éditionby Sylvain Pedneault (designer/publisher)
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