Born: 1959

Hometown: Salt Spring Island, Canada Education: H.B.A. in Business Administration

Occupation: Photographer and publisher

Expeditions: Antarctica and Arctic, sub-Arctic, and unique Canadian wilderness Favorite Place: In the wilderness

Accomplishment: Our imagery and film of Canada’s Nahanni wilderness inspired others to expand the national park from 4,800 square km to 30,000 square km

Favorite Items In The Field: Camera and good footwear

Personal Hero: Bill Anders, Apollo 8, and Rachel Carson’s book Silent Spring

Hobby: International folk-dancing

Books: Antarctica; Labyrinth Sublime: The Inside Passage; The Nahanni Portfolio; Wild & Beautiful Sable Island; The Niagara Escarpment: A Portfolio; and others


Advice: A stumbling block can actually be a stepping stone depending on the choices you make.