Biography - John Hugh Craig
After being ill for several years and receiving a lifesaving liver transplant, John has a new perspective on life and a renewed appreciation for wildlife, nature and the outdoors. John Hugh Craig is a photographer with over 30 years of experience. He specializes in wildlife and nature fine art photography. He lives and works in the rural Kemptville area, south of Ottawa, Canada. Primarily self-taught with hundreds of thousands of photographs taken, he has also had some professional training including in-class, online and video training.
John enjoys capturing wildlife and nature at its finest in the outdoors and wilderness areas. John spends countless hours observing the animals he photographs. He gains their trust, which enables him to get close up photographs of the animals in their natural habitat. He enjoys his time in the wilderness and tries to catch that enjoyment in his photographs.
These days you may find him travelling the Rideau River capturing the local wildlife in his photos or hiking through the wooded areas through Ontario and Quebec, in order to photograph nature at its finest. John considers himself a successful artist if his photographs enrich your life by bringing the outdoors into the indoors, while bringing happiness and warmth to your home, business or corporate environment.