Peter Power is an award-winning professional photographer with an emphasis on editorial and corporate work.
He has carefully cultivated a wealth of experience during three decades of work in Canada and abroad. With photography and journalism skills honed in the newspaper industry - photographing a wide array of subjects, from business leaders to revolutionaries – Peter is among the top visual story tellers in Canada. Every assignment is well researched and approached with confidence, skill, creativity, and a friendly demeanor that puts subjects at ease and assured of great results. Feature writing and video story-telling round out Peter’s list of work experience.
Since starting to work independently in 2014 Peter's corporate and commercial work has grown steadily with creative, well produced and consistently high quality location photography while he continues to provide editorial clients with the highest standard of imagery they've become accustomed to.
Clients include The Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star, The Canadian Press, Maclean's, Reuters, PostMedia, National Post, Canadian Geographic, OurKids Media, Communitech, Clothesline Media and a growing list of commercial clients.
Peter also works as a photography instructor at two community colleges in Ontario, and is happy to share his experience and knowledge through instructional workshops and speaking engagements upon request.
Peter has been named Photographer of the Year five times, has won four Canadian National Newspaper Awards (nominated nine times) and has won the prestigious Governor General's Michener Award for Public Service Journalism. His work has been recognized by the National Press Photographer's Association (NPPA), News Photographer's Association of Canada (NPAC), Pictures of the Year International (POYi), the Society of Newspaper Design (SND) among others. His multimedia work has been recognized internationally as a Webby Award Honoree three times, a Webby Award Finalist once, a POYi winner, and NPAC POY winner.