Chris Collacott, is an international award-winning photographer who is known for his stunning natural landscape, architecture, and cityscape photography. He focuses on creating ultra-high resolution, large-scale panoramic images. With a passion for exploring the outdoors he uses various techniques both organic and digital to merge his colourful eye catching images together to create memorable vivid scenes. Chris Collacott is quickly building international acclaim, not just as a talented photographer but also as a visionary, mentor, and voice for some of the world's most picturesque landscapes.
With work to be found in over 25 galleries throughout Canada, Collacott’s his stunning attention to detail has gained him such accomplishments as a 23 foot mural for the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, and being a featured artist at the prestigious “ARS” program at the Vancouver Art Gallery. Commercial clients include Destination British Columbia, Mercedes Benz, Vancouver Tourism, BC Hydro and City of Vancouver Chris has accumulated over 50 international awards, including the prestigious Master in Fine Art credential from Master Photographers International. In 2014 and 2016, Chris was elected as a judge for the EPSON International Panoramic Awards. Chris Collacott’s approach to photographing architecture reveals a unique perspective and meticulously detailed panoramas caused him to be placed 6th in TopTenny.
Alongside his exhibition, Chris will holding a workshop, conducting portfolio reviews, sitting on the panel of competition judges, and conducting a Seminar and Screening at XPF. You can also join Chris for a Photo Walk on October 10th, 2016.