Aaron Schmidt

Photo Editor for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

59 Articles by: Aaron Schmidt
Photo of the Day | David Jackson

Photo of the Day | David Jackson

Not for the faint of heart, Stakeout is the pilgrimage of the world’s best kayakers to North-Eastern Canada in search of heavy river waves. The weather is cold, the rivers ice and log choked, bu[...]

Photo of the Day | Aaron Peterson

Photo of the Day | Aaron Peterson

Conor Mihell portages around a rapids along railroad tracks on the Agawa River of Ontario Canada. Aaron Peterson aaronpeterson.net @aaronpetersonphoto Just as Aaron Peterson points out that Lake Super[...]

Photo of the Day | Jens Klatt

Photo of the Day | Jens Klatt

Matze Brustmann, Agua Azul, Chiapas, 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 [...]

Photo of the Day | Maxi Kniewasser

Photo of the Day | Maxi Kniewasser

Ashlu Creek eddy, BC. Maxi Kniewasser maxi-kniewasser.com Born in “the flattest place on earth” (northern Germany), Kniewasser moved ever farther west, quietly notching a string of impressive inte[...]

Photo of the Day | Darin McQuoid

Photo of the Day | Darin McQuoid

Manu Koehler, Jordalselvi, Norway. 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 st[...]

Photo of the Day | Fred Marmsater

Photo of the Day | Fred Marmsater

Jason Self and Shay Bickley awestruck by a really intense rainbow, Crescent Lake, Olympic National Park, WA. Fred Marmsater fredrikmarmsater.com @fmarmsaterphoto  Fred Marmsater specializing in shoot[...]

Photo of the Day | Peter Mather

Photo of the Day | Peter Mather

18 day Peel River Expedition down the Wind and Peel Rivers in Yukon, Canada. Part of an expedition organized by the international League of Conservation Photographers (iLCP) and the Canadian Parks and[...]

Photo of the Day | John Webster

Photo of the Day | John Webster

A group of paddlers eddy out between Big Brother and Little Brother Falls on the White Salmon. Husum, Washington. John Webster webstermediahouse.com @johnjwebster Adventure photographer John Webster b[...]

Photo of the Day | John Rathwell

Photo of the Day | John Rathwell

Rafa Ortiz and Dane Jackson meet the locals of Michoacan. John Rathwell johnrathwell.com @johnrathwell John Rathwell is a self-taught Ottawa-based photographer who immerses viewers in captured moments[...]

Photo of the Day | Ryan Creary

Photo of the Day | Ryan Creary

Conor Mihell, Grey River, NL 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[...]