Peter Power is a Toronto-based award-winning professional photographer with an emphasis on editorial and corporate portraits and story-telling.
With a wealth of carefully cultivated experience that draws on three decades of work in Canada and abroad Peter is partnering with individuals and businesses who appreciate the value of great photography and a lasting relationship with a photography professional who can serve as a resource for all their visual needs. Peter understands the process of evaluating your needs and choosing the appropriate techniques and resources to deliver superior products and memorable experiences.
Peter is widely considered among the top visual story-tellers in Canada with proven photography and journalism skills honed from years of assignments photographing everything from business leaders to revolutionaries. Every commission is well researched and approached with confidence, skill, creativity, and a friendly demeanor that puts subjects at ease and assured of great results.
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 images and video.
The Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star, The Canadian Press, Canadian Geographic, Maclean's, Reuters, PostMedia, National Post, OurKids Media, Communitech, Clothesline Media, Appleby College, and NOMA Event Design are among Peter's growing list of 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 many times 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.