Please note the following change in our presenter for Wednesday, April 24. We are delighted to have John Gordon give a presentation on the art of bird photography.
John Gordon has been involved in community newspapers since 1983. His professional photography career began on Vancouver Island at the Campbell River Courier/Upper Islander before making the move to the Lower Mainland in 1989. Based in Langley, his work can seen throughout the Lower Mainland. Articles and photography have also been featured in Photo Life and Birders World, Parks Canada and other publications.
Awards include 2 Kodak Gallery Awards, Fuji Masterpiece Award and a Nikon Digital Imaging Award as well as 30 national and provincial newspaper awards.
His first book Langley Familiar Places: Familiar Scenes published in 2004 sold 3000 copies. His recent book The Langleys was published in Nov 2008 and has sold 2700 copies.
John also gives presentations throughout the Lower Mainland for the Fraser Valley Regional Library. He also leads photography workshops each spring and Fall.
John’s latest project is learning all he can about about the art of bird photography. John will pass what he has learnt in the past two years including where to bird, what equipment to use and most importantly the concept of “Total Birding”.