Co- Founder of Discovery Photo Tours / Pro Photographer / Tour Leader
Ken Kaminesky is a veteran commercial travel photographer, Fujifilm Global Ambassador, Zeiss lens Ambassador, writer, consultant, and entrepreneur with over twenty years of experience in the photography industry. His work has been featured worldwide in numerous commercial and editorial publications, including the New York Times and on the cover of National Geographic. His passion for travel and the incredible landscapes and people he encounters along the way are the inspiration for his popular blog, and the other publications he writes for.
Throughout his travels, Ken seeks to capture images and stories that will inspire and motivate people to step out their front door and embrace adventure. As one of the founders and tour leaders at Discovery Photo Tours, he gets the chance to share his love for travel and photography with avid photo enthusiasts from all over the world. Savouring art, food, history, and culture with tour groups in places like Jordan, Italy, and Iceland is one of the most rewarding aspects of his work.
His favourite place in the world is always his next destination. He believes that each place has a unique story that will inspire others, which he aims to capture in his images.
He doesn’t usually talk about himself in the third-person.
- Fujifilm Global Ambassador & X-Photographer
- Formatt-Hitech Signature Artist
- Zeiss Lens Ambassador
- Arc’Teryx Ambassador
Interviews & Features
ePHOTOzine: An Evening With Photographer Ken Kaminesky
Explora – The B&H Blog: Ken Kaminesky’s Nat Geo Cover
Aperture Academy: Featured Photographer, February 2015
Resource Magazine: How FUJIFILM Helps Photographers Capture Their Most Life-Changing Journeys
Pushpage: Ken Kaminesky’s PushPage