Photography

Richard Wintle shooting the Honda Indy Toronto
Working the top of the IndyCar trailer. © 2013 Rick Andoga for Honda Indy Toronto. Used with permission.

I am a scientist by training and trade, and a spare-time photographer. I shoot motorsports, events, stock photography, some wildlife and scientific themed material. Since 2010, I have been a credentialed photographer for Honda Indy Toronto, covering the race weekend and pre-race activities, which explains the photograph above (thanks, Rick!). I’ve also spent four years photographing Toronto’s Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. More about me can be found here. More of my best shots are in my Portfolio collection.

DSC02286 - Will Power confetti shower
Honda Indy Toronto Winner Will Power in 2011.

I’m also a Getty Images stock photography contributor. Click on the links below to see my Getty portfolios.

Creative Editorial

Don’t ask me to shoot your wedding – your special day is too precious for us to mess it up like that.

Pit lane - race #2, Honda Indy Toronto 2014
IndyCar driver Scott Dixon in the pits, Toronto – July 2014

I use Nikon cameras and Nikkor and Sigma lenses. For fun, I also use a variety of film cameras including a 1937 Voigtländer Brillant, a 1958 Agfa Silette LK, and an early 1970’s Voigtländer VF-101. You can read more about those cameras here, here, and here. A complete gallery of my film arsenal is in this Flickr set, and the results are in this collection. Some medium format film photographs are also on 500px.

Jill Barber, First Canadian Place, Toronto
Jill Barber at First Canadian Place – December 2014

Some notable events I’ve shot in an official/credentialed capacity include:

  • November 2018: Royal Agricultural Winter Fair / Royal Horse Show – photos from the opening concert here
  • September 2018: Ontario Musicians Co-Op / Barrie Emerging Artists showcase – photos here
  • July 2018: Honda Indy Toronto – photos here
  • February 2018: Canadian Athletes Now Fund (CAN Fund) at First Canadian Place – photos here
  • May 2017: Indianapolis 500 media week – Scott Dixon in Toronto – photos here
  • July-August 2015: Toronto 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am games and pre-games events – photos here

Bangkok side street at night
Bangkok – October 2012

My photos have been used in textbooks, annual reports, advertising copy, press releases, art exhibitions, news stories, and websites. Three pieces are on permanent display at the Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning in Toronto. You can see a selection of screenshots and tearsheets here.

Desert Lake, dawn, July 2012
Desert Lake, Ontario – July 2012

Published Work

Motorsport and Automotive

  • Atmosphere Medias
  • BizBash
  • CRP Racing
  • Distillery District Magazine
  • Flagworld
  • Frank Ewald / Ewald Performance
  • Honda Indy Toronto
  • Inside Halton
  • IZOD IndyCar Series
  • Lola Heritage
  • Metroland Media/Inside Toronto
  • Momstown Toronto
  • MotoIQ
  • Motorsport Club of Ottawa / Inside Track Motorsport News
  • National Speed Sport News
  • Newstion
  • Performance Racing News (PRN) Magazine
  • Pit Stop Radio News
  • Provinz Magazine
  • Race Canada
  • Race Time Radio
  • Simone Performance Imports
  • Speedstar Motorsport
  • SpeedwayMedia
  • Toronto Autosport Club
  • Toronto Grand Prix Tourist
  • Toronto Life
  • Wheels.ca
  • Yokohama

Science and Education

  • Boise State University
  • Canadian Business and the Law, 4th ed. / Nelson Publishing
  • Epicentre Forum
  • Examinations (medical text) / Gyldendal Publishing House
  • F1000Prime
  • Greatest Creative Factor
  • Huntington’s Disease Advocacy Center
  • Lab Business
  • National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
  • New York Academy of Sciences
  • NeuroDevNet
  • ONE Magazine (Johns Hopkins / Carey Business School)
  • Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning
  • Royal Ontario Museum – ROM Field Guide to the Butterflies of Ontario
  • SickKids Hospital
  • University of Colorado Museum of Natural History
  • University of Toronto Ecology and Evolutionary Biology News
  • University of Waterloo Daily Bulletin

News Media

  • Global News Toronto
  • The Guardian
  • Himal Southasian
  • Huffington Post Canada Lifestyle
  • The Times Scotland

Other

  • Alto Marketing
  • Ask.com
  • Brookfield Office Properties
  • Canadian Artists Now Fund (CAN Fund)
  • Chris Tanouye (photographer)
  • Concentra
  • DigitalCamFan
  • EnCor Capital Management
  • Home Made Simple
  • Mark’s Daily Apple
  • Popular Photography
  • Promise Keepers Canada
  • Roar Records
  • Royal Agricultural Winter Fair
  • Schmap Canada
  • She Does The City
  • Solipsistic Nation (podcast)
  • Steve Farrar
  • Surf Excel
  • Tide
  • Tramlines / BC Transit Museum Society
  • W5RAN
  • Zum Thema / Katholische Militärseelsorge

Provinz Magazine - July 2012 cover
Zum Thema cover - screen capture
Screencap - The Times Scotland, Apr. 19, 2014
Epicentre Forum - cover screen capture
IZOD IndyCar Series ScreenCap / Tearsheet - William Ashley trophy unveil
PRN Magazine ScreenCap/Tearsheet
Tearsheet - Promise Keepers Canada
Screen capture - Encor Capital Management

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