Ken McCurdy

Ken's photographs speak about his passion for photography and the creation of it. He prefers to let each image speak for itself, allowing the uniqueness of each image to connect the viewer with the photographers vision.

His career in photography began in 1987 with NBC News, Burbank, CA, as an ENG Soundman/Photojournalist. He worked through 1988 Winter Olympic Games then accepted a position as Chief Photojournalist with The Penticton Herald, in British Columbia. In 1990 Ken returned to Calgary to work with The Calgary Sun, as a Photojournalist and eventually took over the Advertising/Marketing Photography for the next 16 years. His work is mostly corporate today with clients like Telus, ATCO, RONA, the Calgary Stampede, Shane Homes, AVI Fine Homes, Mission, Arcturus and Sotheby's.

Ken was one of 12 Photojournalists accepted to National Geographic Magazine's, Assignment Workshop with Chris Johns. He is a contributing photographer for National Geographic Stock and his work has been published in both National Geographic and National Geographic Traveler.

His travels take him to many locations, shooting travel and Fine Art work. Italy has become a favorite destination. Each return trip inspiring new photographs and another reason to return again. Ken is a guide in the Canadian Rockies for hiking, back country camping and snowshoeing trips, allowing him to combine his passion for the outdoors and photography and share them with others.

All of Ken's Fine Artwork is printed by the artist with great attention to detail and preservation. His fine art works are currently represented by Willow Studios, Canada. The art is printed on 100% acid-free Hahnemuhle Fine Art paper using pigment inks. Properly displayed they have a longevity of over 200 years.

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