Nature Photography by Martin Ryer

Monthly Archives: April 2017

I continue to be honored to have my images serve as a source of inspiration to others far and wide. (Painters, North of Dauphin, Manitoba wonderfully depicting one of my fence line images this evening.)  

All About the Art, is a custom framing store that also showcases original art and photography by BC artists, many of whom live in and around the Comox Valley. When it comes to custom framing for my local clients, this is my only choice. The service is personable and the attention to detail and craftsmanship is superb! abouttheart.ca Below is a recent image custom framed by owner Joel Maurice. Thank you Joel!

As mentioned in an earlier post, one of my Grizzly Bear images will be featured in Norm’s ongoing presentations to help raise awareness for the Great Bear Rainforest. I’m very proud of this affiliation and I applaud Norm’s efforts. In 2010 standup paddle boarder Norm Hann, along with sea kayaker Brian Huntington of the Skeena Watershed Conservation Coalition, paddled the proposed oil tanker route 400km from Kitimat to Bella Bella. The goal… Read More

Wendy Crocker, an extremely talented Artist and Painter residing in Atlantc Canada depicted a beautiful rendition of an image of a purple starfish I photographed in 2009. I am honoured that this image served as a source of inspiration to Wendy. She has portrayed it magnificently! 

Recently I traveled through Jasper National Park en route to Northern Alberta. Jasper is one of my favourite National Parks in Canada. As many of you know I love to photograph Elk. I was appalled to see “tourists” just outside of the townsite approaching these beautiful animals, sometimes within ten feet or less. I tried to intervene but without any luck. I then contacted Parks Canada. Perhaps surprisingly to some, Elk are… Read More