Master Photographer – Filmmaker – Visual Storyteller
Kristian Bogner is a master photographer, director, filmmaker, speaker and ambassador for Nikon Canada, Broncolor, Lowepro and Manfrotto. Awarded 2018 International Photographer of the Year and 3-time International Commercial Photographer of the Year with the Master Photographers International Association, 2020 World Photographic Cup Bronze Medal, 4-time Commercial Photographer of the Year for Canada and the prestigious Yousuf Karsh lifetime achievement award with the Professional Photographers of Canada Association, among many other awards for his work.
Bogner has a proud 80 year heritage in photography, starting with his grandfather,a master photographer in Germany, and one of Leica’s top ambassadors, followed by his father and mother who are also master photographers. His passion for visual. storytelling takes him from shooting the Olympics and extreme sports, to fashion, editorial, architecture, aircrafts, nature, commercial, industrial and film projects and expeditions on every continent.
The Versatile Commercial Photographer
Nikon Ambassador and 4-time PPOC Commercial Photographer of the Year Kristian Bogner will talk commercial photography, getting it right in-camera, lighting, workflow and post production. Kristian will share how being versatile and incorporating his sports, wildlife and landscape imagery has allowed him to continually attract great clients and stay inspired for over 30 years of image making.
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Magic of the Canadian Rockies Photo Tour
Expand Your Portfolio in the Canadian Rockies with 25 year Canmore Local, Nikon Ambassador and 4-time PPOC Commercial Photographer of the Year Kristian Bogner. Kristian is excited to have this years convention in his home town and will take you to some extraordinary locations on a guided photo tour where you will be able to ask questions, get instruction and make some photographic magic of your own!