THE FILE 100,000 digital, 35mm and medium format images. High-resolution images available for advertising, editorial and fine art use. Promo material available upon request.
OVERVIEW Dramatic imagery that captures unique viewpoints and the quality of natural light. Dave often includes people as a central element in his photography. He is considered one of Canada’s premier photographers of agriculture and farm life. He strives to maintain a high quality of photography in both his stock production and assignment work. Available for select assignments, especially in the tourism and agriculture sectors. Experienced in outdoor location shooting. Stock files are continually updated.
GENERAL STOCK Strong imagery of agriculture, nature, people in the environment, rural landscapes, outdoor recreation such as camping, canoeing and hiking, provincial parks, scenics, environmental issues, travel destinations, children, transportation, weather and various parts of Canada.
AGRICULTURE In-depth and unique coverage of all aspects of prairie agriculture, including farm life, crops, equipment, harvest, chemical application, agricultural landscapes and farmers. Fifteen years of experience photographing the agriculture sector for stock and assignment.
NATURAL HISTORY Excellent use of light and composition to capture dynamic landscapes in nature, details, seasons, weather, water, etc.
PEOPLE Children in outdoor activities such as swimming, skating, fishing, kite flying, canoeing and camping, Farmers in all aspects of prairie agriculture. Adults pursuing recreational activities such as kayaking, camping, hiking, canoeing and fishing. People in industry.
SPECIALTIES People. Specialties involve various aspects of outdoor photography, including agriculture, industry, outdoor recreation, tourism, landscapes, nature and Canadiana.
CREDITS Hundreds of national and international photo credits on five continents, including work used for major ad campaigns. Some users of stock photography in North America include the following. Magazines/Newspapers: Canada Post, Canadian Geographic, Farming for Tomorrow, Harrowsmith, McLean’s, Outdoor Canada, Successful Farming, Western Living. Books: Firefly Books, Harcourt School Publishers, Reader’s Digest, Scholastic, Teldon, Whitecap Books. Advertising/Corporate: AT&T, Aventis, BASF, Bayer Corporation, CAA, Coca Cola, Cargill, Croplife America, Canadian Wheat Board, Dupont, Monsanto, Wyman& Sons. Other: Government of Canada, Government of Manitoba, Parks Canada, Postcard Factory, Tourism Winnipeg, Travel Manitoba. Member: Professional Photographers of Canada (PPOC), Professional Photographers Association of Manitoba (PPAM). Awards: PPAM Photographer of the Year awards; professional awards from Kodak and Fuji for excellence in photography; PPOC National Collection in Ottawa; others.
RELATED CREDENTIALS/SKILLS B.Sc. in biology, degree in education. More than 15 years experience in photographing agriculture and people in the outdoors.