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Edward Burtynsky

a favorite photographer of Andrew Ross

Edward Burtynsky Sample Edward Burtynsky photograph Edward Burtynsky is a Canadian photographer who captures elegant images of "Nature transformed through industry". His unique views of man's impact on the environment, as well as man's impact on man, are meant to inspire and inform through their inherent beauty. Burtynsky prefers to avoid talking about his work as any sort of criticism of man's impact on the environment, but I personally think this is because it allows him easier access to "dirty" sites if the goverments or industries involved do not see him as seeking to criticize what they are doing.

Burtynksy has had numerous solo exhibitions around the world, and his works are included in many import collections, including:

Edward Burtynsky's website: www.edwardburtynsky.com

Photo by Edward Burtynsky: link