David Jackson

8 Essentials For A Paddling Expedition Photographer

Expert advice from a cross-continent canoeist on capturing the trip of a lifetime.

Discovering A Canoeist’s Paradise On Lake Superior

As canoeists lust after Canada’s furthest latitudes, they often bypass one of the finest wilderness lakes on our planet. Lake Superior is the world’s largest freshwater lake and represents...

Mike Ranta’s 6 Steps To Build Miniature Canoes

Spend 60-minutes handcrafting a tiny prospector for someone with big dreams.

Mike Ranta’s Third Cross-Canada Canoe Trip

Mike Ranta's third coast-to-coast adventure is full of thanks and appreciation.

Mike Ranta’s Canoe Denied at Canada’s Capital

Barreling down the Ottawa River’s Deschênes Rapids, birchbark hat on tightly, canine friend Spitzii howling into the morning light, solo continent-crosser Mike Ranta was bound for Canada’s Parliament...

Dream Wave: Pro Kayakers Surf Northern Manitoba

This is photographer David Jackson’s account of a team of kayakers’ search for amazing freestyle waves on the Nelson River in Manitoba, a body of water running 644 kilometers...