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.

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David Jackson

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“I grew up a little different than most,” says Ontario freelance photographer David Jackson. “From the time I could move, I mused in the vast open, found refugee in the great alone and cherished my time spent exploring.” Jackson is still constantly on the move, bringing a unique photojournalist’s eye to his work that for C&K has ranged from coverage of the 2014 Rey Del Rio Waterfall World Championships to embedded profiles with cross-Canada canoeist Mike Ranta and third-generation canoe builder Bill Miller.