• Behind the covers: My journey as a published wildlife photographer

    10 days ago - By CG Compass

    Wildlife photographer John E. Marriott at work in B.C.'s Great Bear Rainforest.
    Inset: The cover of the December 2011 issue of Canadian Geographic magazine, featuring Marriott's image of a grizzly bear and cub.
    When I was 26, I said goodbye to a nine-to-five job with Parks Canada in Banff National Park and began to slowly transition into a career in photography. That fall, a phone call came out of the blue from the photo editor of Canadian Geographic magazine. I had been busy taking photographs for two and a half years, but I still hadn't considered trying to sell my images, let alone to...
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