First published at the age of 13, Craig started his career when he was hired into the press realm two years later, and hasn’t looked back since. He’s always pursued the storytelling image and been published worldwide for his photography & articles for the last 35+ years in the fields of editorial, advertising, industrial, corporate and travel interests.
Clients know him as a master of light styling for commercial & industrial work, difficult low light assignments in Film / Unit Stills, and with a natural ease in handling high pressure on-location assignments and even underwater opportunities. His image creations are a combination of diverse influences from the editorial world he started in, the commercial world he thrived in, and the portrait world he has always been a part of. He's even been known to
Part of the founding Nikon Ambassador family for Canada and as a Member of The Explorers Club, he’s led photo tours through exciting destinations across the world and been part of the far-reaching expedition teams for cultural explorations with tour companies such as Bestway Travel and Adventure Canada.
As a jurist he's shared his passions for outstanding imagery and assisting others in achieving it, while also conversational in french and spanish. He's had the pleasure to be part of countless salon jury teams, and as a keynote presenter to photography & trade events across Canada, the USA, United Kingdom, Mexico, Caribbean, India and far beyond. A long list of credentials include multiple Masters degrees internationally, many Photographer of the Year Awards, and the Yousuf Karsh Lifetime Achievement Award.
Photographers know him as one of the original pioneers within the digital revolution, an influential force in developing camera, lighting and digital imaging techniques that are still used by individuals, studios and corporations all over. He’s been a beta team member to numerous software companies and consulted to many within the industry including Apple, Adobe and the Dept of Defence.
An avid sailor, scuba diver and travel junkie, Craig is known for his easy going style, tech savvy with an in-depth comfortable knowledge, and with a flair for teaching to others, always open to sharing his experience & secrets to success with clients, professionals & enthusiasts of all skill levels.