Capturing all that makes NL glitter is no easy task, but it is this eclectic group of 7 photographers who dazzle us behind their lens, thrilling us time and again with curious, creative, and insightful photography.
Paul Kinsman is a musician by birth and radio host and media producer by choice. This beloved broadcaster and multi-instrumentalist from St. John’s has performed alongside countless NL artists including Ron Hynes, Barry Canning, and Alan Doyle. As a visual artist, Paul knows no limits in the photography and media production realm, with sensational, quirky shots, and creative, bold videography.
Dutch-born Paul Dolk is a nature photographer and videographer who calls two provinces home, Newfoundland and Friesland, Holland. Since his arrival, he has captivated us from land, sea, and sky, capturing Newfoundland’s spectacular natural habitat with dazzling brilliance. His works are proudly on display at his studio, Stage of Art, in Open Hall, during the summer months. Be sure to stop in and say hi on your eastern NL travels.
Dru Kennedy is an action and landscape photographer based in Corner Brook on Newfoundland’s west coast. An outdoor enthusiast and avid snowboarder, he delivers electrifying photography of NL’s dramatic landscapes and heavens. Dru’s feet are planted firmly on the ground, but you will often find him looking to the stars.
Geoff Goodyear, based in in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, has been involved in photography, both as a professional and as an amateur, for over 40 years. A naturalist and historian, Geoff is a helicopter pilot by trade, not a bad vantage point for a photographer. His breathtaking images capture some of Canada’s most remote regions and tell the countless stories of northern Labrador.
Gord Follett is a landscape, seascape, cityscape, and nature photographer based in Paradise. Photography is an obsession of Gord’s and he describes himself as a “lifetime student of photography”. His exceptional, vivid photography continually explores and captures the microcosms of NL life.
Newfie Nomad is the dynamic duo of Wayne and Heather Bryant. Heather is a passionate photographer with a keen eye for capturing the perfect shot and Wayne is a commercial pilot with a background in digital media and design. Combining their aviation, videography and photography backgrounds, Newfie Nomad shines brightly as they capture NL’s countless gems and treasures.
Darlene Stamp of Spaniards Bay is a landscape, seascape, and architectural photographer. With unbridled enthusiasm, she captures the natural and cultural sides to outport living. Her colorful, fanciful photography can be described as Smurf Village meets Newfoundland.