Aaron Schmidt

Photo Editor for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

82 Articles by: Aaron Schmidt
Photo of the Day | John Webster

Photo of the Day | John Webster

Gary Mattos surfing Pipeline Wave. Lochsa River, Idaho. John Webster webstermediahouse.com @johnjwebster Adventure photographer John Webster began shooting whitewater on Idaho’s Payette River six ye[...]

Photo of the Day | John Rathwell

Photo of the Day | John Rathwell

Dane Jackson drops off a 70 footer in Mexico. John Rathwell johnrathwell.com @johnrathwell John Rathwell is a self-taught Ottawa-based photographer who immerses viewers in captured moments and scenes.[...]

Photo of the Day | Ryan Creary

Photo of the Day | Ryan Creary

Two male kayakers paddle the continuous  whitewater of the Mystia River 3+, Banff National Park, AB. Ryan Creary ryancreary.com @ryancreary After getting a taste for paddling during his university se[...]

Photo of the Day | Aaron Peterson

Photo of the Day | Aaron Peterson

Kristen Peterson is silhouetted as she paddles the calm waters of Chalfant Cove at dusk in Lake Superior Provincial Park near Wawa Ontario, Canada. Aaron Peterson aaronpeterson.net @aaronpetersonphoto[...]

Photo of the Day | David Jackson

Photo of the Day | David Jackson

Zak Podmore on Hector Lake.  Wildfire smoke from Washington State made for a spooky paddle in Banff National Park’s more secluded Hector Lake. David Jackson exploredavidjackson.com @davidjackso[...]

Photo of the Day | Jens Klatt

Photo of the Day | Jens Klatt

Mathieu Dumoulin, Santo Domingo, Mexico. Jens Klatt jensklatt.com @jensklattphoto Jens Klatt is a freelance photographer from Augsburg, Germany, who started the craft of making photos in hopes of comm[...]

Photo of the Day | Maxi Kniewasser

Photo of the Day | Maxi Kniewasser

Cody Howard on the Stikine River with some spectacular fall colors and light. Maxi Kniewasser maxi-kniewasser.com Born in “the flattest place on earth” (northern Germany), Kniewasser moved ever fa[...]

Photo of the Day | Darin McQuoid

Photo of the Day | Darin McQuoid

Gerhard Braune, Gronda River, Italy. Darin McQuoid darinmcquoid.com @darinmcquoid “When I found kayaking it was the perfect way to explore river canyons,” says Darin McQuoid who grew up “in the [...]

Photo of the Day | Fred Marmsater

Photo of the Day | Fred Marmsater

Cheryl Levin and Shireen Marshall paddling past the Marshall Point Lighthouse, Maine. Fred Marmsater fredrikmarmsater.com @fmarmsaterphoto  Fred Marmsater specializing in shooting in remote locations[...]

Photo of the Day | Peter Mather

Photo of the Day | Peter Mather

Musician Matthew Lien and Jody Overduin paddling through the Peel River Canyon as part of a Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society expedition gathering inspiration for efforts to Protect the Peel water[...]