Shooting at King Haakan Bay, South Georgia Island
Rob Stimpson is an internationally published, award-winning photographer. His travels and work assignments have taken him to some of most remote places on the planet. Over the past few years he is in demand as a speaker talking about his work as a professional photographer and the stories about his travels. He also teaches photography part time at Fleming College, as well runs photograph workshops throughout Ontario.
Rob has photographed for Ontario Tourism, Ontario Parks and Parks Canada for many years. His work has appeared on the covers of Ontario Parks Guides, calendars, magazines and national ads for the province and Canada. He has garnered numerous awards, including a Northern Lights Award from the Canadian Tourism Commission and Best Travel Photography Award from the Ontario Tourism Summit. Other notables – In October 2012 he was nominated and accepted into the College of Fellows in the Royal Canadian Geographical Society. July 2016 he was selected by the Globe and Mail and Lexus to be showcased with 9 others profiling their professional lives. In 2018 he was instrumental in getting Highway 60 getting an addition to its name; the Tom Thomson Parkway.