Don Martel a professional photographer, was born in Windsor Ontario, Canada’s most southern city. Numerous workshops prepared him for the inevitable switch from a career in software design to his passion and current mainstay, photography. Freelancing for the last 20 years has brought him a wide variety of experiences and a wealth of assignments, both commercial and educational. In 1999 Don was a field instructor for Freeman Patterson, teaching spring workshops held in New Brunswick.
Don has also been published in numerous Canadian National and international magazines. And has co-hosted CBC “Ontario Today” photography call in show. Currently freelancing for Sun Media and teaches tourism photography at St. Clair College Center for the Arts. For more information on him, visit his website at www.donmartel.com.