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Mike Grandmaison at Elizabeth Campbell Books

Meet Mike Grandmaison this weekend in Kenora, at Elizabeth Campbell Books

 

Winnipeg, July 22, 2015

Meet Mike Grandmaison at Elizabeth Campbell Books in Kenora, and obtain signed copies of his latest pictorial, Mike Grandmaison's Ontario and get Mike's unique perspective on photographing the wilds of Ontario.

WHAT: 

Mike Grandmaison's meet/greet and book signing of Mike Grandmaison's Ontario.

WHERE:

Elizabeth Campbell Books
129 Main Street South
Kenora, Ontario
(807) 468-5546

WHEN:

Friday, July 24, 2–6 p.m.
Saturday, July 25, 11–3 p.m.

WHY: 

Saturated with colour and movement, Mike Grandmaison brings Ontario to vivid life in this gorgeous hardcover, with over 240 photographs providing a glimpse into some of the wildest parts of Ontario. 

"Mike Grandmaison’s Ontario is my Ontario. Except for an occasional silo or
lighthouse, it’s the Ontario that has been here for 10,000 years, and now, thanks
to these superb photographs, will remain with us for a long time to come."
--Wayne Grady

Grandmaison Portrait BW700

Mike Grandmaison’s photography has been published worldwide in magazines, calendars and books. With a background in biology, he worked for the Canadian Forest Service in Edmonton and Winnipeg for 20 years. Since he turned to photography full time in 1996, he has published four collections of his natural landscape photography, and he recently opened The Canadian Gallery in Winnipeg. Grandmaison has taught and lectured on photography and conducted nature-focused workshops for many years. He is a member of the Canadian Association of Professional Image Creators (CAPIC), the Professional Photographers of Canada (PPOC), the Society of Graphic Designers (SGD), and has received accreditation in “stock” and “nature” from the PPOC. In 2007 he was awarded second prize in the Northern Lights Awards Canada competition for Excellence in Travel Journalism.
 

BIRD'S EYE VIEW

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