Aaron Schmidt

Photo Editor for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

167 Articles by: Aaron Schmidt
Photo of the Day | Jens Klatt

Photo of the Day | Jens Klatt

Sam Sutton, Double Drop, Teigdalselvi, Norway Jens Klatt jensklatt.com @jensklattphoto Jens Klatt is a freelance photographer from Augsburg, Germany, who started the craft of making photos in hopes of[...]

Photo of the Day | David Jackson

Photo of the Day | David Jackson

Mike Ranta on the Ottawa River outside of Canada’s capital in the early morning before continuing downstream on his solo, single season traverse of Canada from West to East. David Jackson explor[...]

Photo of the Day | Aaron Peterson

Photo of the Day | Aaron Peterson

Kristen Peterson explores the icy shoreline in spring on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Aaron Peterson aaronpeterson.net @aaronpetersonphoto Just as Aaron Peterson points out that Lake Superior “[...]

Photo of the Day | Ryan Creary

Photo of the Day | Ryan Creary

Conor Mihell, Armstrong, ON Ryan Creary ryancreary.com @ryancreary After getting a taste for paddling during his university semesters in Ontario and summers spent guiding sea kayak trips back home in [...]

Photo of the Day | John Rathwell

Photo of the Day | John Rathwell

Joel Kowalski in Butchers Knife on the Ottawa River in Beachburg, ON, CAN. John Rathwell johnrathwell.com @johnrathwell John Rathwell is a self-taught Ottawa-based photographer who immerses viewers in[...]

Photo of the Day | John Webster

Photo of the Day | John Webster

Seth Stoenner, Connor Herdt, and Will Rudisill bush whack down Hard Creek Falls. Idaho Backcounty. John Webster webstermediahouse.com @johnjwebster Adventure photographer John Webster began shooting w[...]

Photo of the Day | Peter Mather

Photo of the Day | Peter Mather

Canoeist Brian Pollock tracking his canoe upriver to the base of Virginia Falls on the South Nahanni River. Nahanni National Park is a Unesco World Heritage site. The Nahanni River is also a Canadian [...]

Photo of the Day | Fred Marmsater

Photo of the Day | Fred Marmsater

Jason Self awestruck by a really intense rainbow, Crescent Lake, Olympic National Park, WA. Fred Marmsater fredrikmarmsater.com @fmarmsaterphoto  Fred Marmsater specializing in shooting in remote loc[...]

Photo of the Day | Darin McQuoid

Photo of the Day | Darin McQuoid

Jonas Grunwald, Sahalie Falls, McKenzie River Darin McQuoid darinmcquoid.com @darinmcquoid “When I found kayaking it was the perfect way to explore river canyons,” says Darin McQuoid who grew up [...]

Photo of the Day | David Spiegel

Photo of the Day | David Spiegel

Rafters with Last Descents River Expeditions drift through the agrarian lower section of the Salween River in Yunnan, China. David Spiegel adventurecloud.com @d_spiegel David grew up on the rivers of [...]