There is no denying it… Kaspi Creative is a family start-up. Incorporated in 2017 Kaspi Creative was established to manage the already existing FatCamera portfolio and develop a new product and portfolio. The four founders include Christopher and Terri Lynn Futcher cousins to Jonny and Meilani Long. (Christopher and Meilani are cousins.)
Christopher Futcher is the CEO of Kaspi Creative Inc. and a founder of the FatCamera portfolios.
He spent six years in the US Navy, completing at the top of his class in the two year grueling Helicopter Search and Rescue Swimmer training. Being stationed in Japan for four years he learned basic conversational Japanese and ran the Tokyo Marathon twice.
In 2008 after being honorably discharged from the navy Christopher entered the world of visual media production. He has successfully lead multiple teams resulting in 10 consecutive years of top and bottom line growth.
When Christopher is not thinking about work he can be found reading, meditating, running, water skiing, and spending time with his wife and three young children out on their hobby farm, at the cottage or exploring the city.
Terri Lynn Futcher is the President of Kaspi Creative Peterborough and an Executive Producer for the FatCamera portfolio.
After graduating from Southern Adventist University in Collegedale, Tennessee she spent some time in Guyana on a mission project. Terri Lynn also spent a year in Mali, Africa and a year in Yokohama, Japan.
In addition to producing and directing shoots Terri Lynn home schools three wonderful children. A flexible schedule allows her to travel with her family providing a unique educational experience.
When Terri Lynn is not working or teaching she will likely be found running or gardening. In the summer she can occasionally be found at the cottage long-line barefoot water skiing.
Jonny Long is the President of Kaspi Creative Toronto and an Executive Producer for the FatCamera portfolio.
He graduated from Walla Walla University with a degree in Media. He played four years of collegiate basketball and was a 2x Athlete of the Year, All League selection, and an Academic All American.
After starting his career as a wedding and portrait photographer, he transitioned into providing commercial aerial drone services, establishing Fly View Aerial as one of the top aerial media content providers in the Pacific Northwest.
When he’s not strategizing work related matters, he loves to spend time with his nieces and nephews, read, play basketball, and explore the outdoors with his wife.
Meilani Long is the Post Production Lead for the FatCamera portfolio.
She graduated Magna Cum Laude from prestigious Lewis & Clark college in Portland, Oregon with a degree in Studio Art. After working as an administrative assistant in the greater Portland area for three years, she moved into a producer role with Fly View Aerial. While she wears many hats, she spends most of her time strategizing all matters related to post production, including being the lead photo editor.
When Meilani is not at work, she enjoys long summer days reading in a hammock, eating meals with family, and cuddling her pet rabbit, Pip. She’s traveled around the world with her husband, Jonny, and relishes the opportunity to experience other cultures and places.