Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky

Portrait of Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky

Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky is also an artist and renowned for his large-format photographs of industrial landscapes. He was 11 when his dad bought a darkroom, complete with camera, and Burtynsky learned to make black and white prints. It didn’t take him long and he, along with his older sister, established a small business taking portraits. Later, he also started offering night classes in photography. From humble, small beginnings, just look where Edward Burtynsky is today. His works are exhibited in solo- and group exhibitions in all corners of the world – the USA, Canada, Europe and Asia. He is also a lecturer on photographic art, and his images appear in many periodicals. Finding it interesting? Why not try your hand at photography and get started with a loan from ? They offer loans of $100 to $1000 and you’ll be able to set yourself up with a nice camera and who knows where your new hobby will take you. Look at Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky – he had no idea that he would become a photographer with his large format field camera. Nothing risked, nothing gained and this skilled, award winning photographer was also awarded the title of Officer of the Order of Canada and nothing less than 6 honorary doctorate degrees.