The road trip. Nothing between you and your destination but pavement and open sky. As one of Canada's foremost nature photographers, Mike Grandmaison has travelled from coast to coast and everywhere in between looking for that perfect shot and those classic Canadian moments.
Part travelogue, part photo diary, On the Road with Mike Grandmaison takes you on a virtual trip across Canada. From the remote stretches of the Dempster Highway between Yukon and the Northwest Territories to the endless expanse of the Trans-Canada, Mike shares his favourite locales and the stories that make them unforgettable.
Stop after stop, snap after snap, the amazing people and places of Canada will inspire you--outdoor explorers, photography buffs, and readers alike--to get out and create your own amazing stories.
About the author
Author Mike Grandmaison is an award-winning Canadian photographer specializing in Canadian nature and landscapes. Over twenty years with the Canadian Forest Service has instilled in him a great appreciation and respect for nature and the outdoors. His work has been widely published in leading magazines and books and has been used by some of North America's top corporations and organizations including Canada Post, Sony Music, Canadian Tire Corporation, Coca Cola, Ford, National Geographic, Canadian Geographic, Loblaws, the Government of Canada and many others. Mike travels from coast to coast to coast in search of evocative images that capture the spirit and grand diversity of Canada. For his talent and skill he has been awarded a Northern Lights 2007 award for Excellence in Travel Journalism. Professional associations include member of the Canadian Association of Photographers and Illustrators in Communications (CAPIC), Professional Photographers of Canada (PPOC), Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC) as well as a lifetime member and past president of the Canadian Association for Photographic Arts (CAPA). More of Mike’s work can be viewed on his website at www.grandmaison.mb.ca