Peter Gowdy is a long-time SLR enthusiast, having purchased his first film SLR as a teenager in the 1970s. He joined the digital camera revolution in 1999 as an amateur, and renewed his passion for photography through the early 2000s. Peter works on food photography, portrait photography, and performance photography, specializing in ballet school performance work. He can also do wedding photography, either as a primary photographer or second shooter.
Peter is a graduate of The University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, and of Northern Secondary School in Toronto. He has completed the Canadian Securities Course, the Real Estate Investment Analysis course from the Ontario Real Estate Association, and two courses in Food Photography from George Brown College in Toronto. He has worked in the investment, information technology, and publishing industries. While working in the photography industry at this time, Peter continues his lifelong education, currently in information system security.