About Peter KC Ho Photography


Peter K.C. Ho ARPS 

"The moment I look through my viewfinder, I begin to tell an image maker's own truth.  As a photographic artist, it's my mind + vision that produces a picture."

Specialties:
  • Travel photography
  • Environmental Portraiture photography
  • Architecture & Cityscape photography
  • Visual Journalism

An international award-winning Toronto based photographic artist/visual journalist, and a Chartered Investment Manager, investment advisor and portfolio manager by profession, Peter graduated from Ryerson University with a Bachelor of Applied Arts (Photographic Arts), major Motion Picture.

Early media career included credits as senior TV producer, program developer and TV commercials chief cameraman for the 4A's and clients:

* Cathay Pacific Airways
* De Beers Diamond
* Bisquit Cognac
* Lane Crawford Hong Kong
* Johnson & Johnson Carefree
* Listerine
* Coca-Cola Fanta


Photo Awards & Distinctions

* 3rd Place, Honor of Distinction: FOOD - 10th Annual International Color Awards, USA 2017

* WINNER: SPORTS PHOTOGRAPHY (Single) - Applied Arts 2016 Photography & Illustration Awards, Canada

* Honorable Mention: SPORT - Black & White Spider Awards 2016

* PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR: 2nd Place, Merit of Excellence. 10th Black & White Spider Awards 2015

* 1st Place, Outstanding Achievement: SPORT - Black & White Spider Awards 2015

* Honorable Mention: NATURE - Black & White Spider Awards 2015

* Most Active Photographer Award: One Eyeland - September 2015

* BRONZE Award: Editorial/Personality Category, One Eyeland Awards 2014

* BRONZE Award: People/Lifestyle Category, One Eyeland Awards 2014

* Finalist Award: Editorial/Environmental Category, One Eyeland Awards 2014

* Finalist Award: People/Culture Category, One Eyeland Awards 2014

* Architecture: Honorary Color Master & Honorable Mention, 7th Annual International Color Awards, Photography Masters Cup, USA 2014

* Architecture, Fashion, People Categories: 9th Annual Black & White Spider Awards Nominee. USA 2014

* BEST OF THE BEST PHOTOGRAPHERS 2013, 2014 - 'One Eyeland Book', the world's finest collection of creative images

* Finalist Award: People/Culture Category, One Eyeland Awards 2013

* SPECIAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR: Professional Aerial 2nd Place, International Photography Awards, IPA USA 2003

* Professional Architecture - Cityscape: Honorable Mention, International Photography Awards, IPA USA 2003

* Advertising Music: 3rd Place Award, Prix de la Photographie Paris 2007

* Digital Conceptualization: Merit Award, B&W 2008, Single Image Contest Award, USA

* Black+White Grand Prize, Minolta Gallery, Hong Kong

* Associate of The Royal Photographic Society (ARPS), Great Britain

* Accolade of Photographic Mastery (APM), Wedding & Portrait Photographers International, WPPI USA


Peter's photos have been published in DELTA SKY magazine - an International Traveling Inflight Magazine, Hong Kong - APPLEDAILY.COM, THE GLOBE AND MAIL - Canada's national newspaper, ONE EYELAND Book, APPLIED ARTS magazine's 2016 Creative Calendar, and CAPITAL - the most widely read business magazine in Germany.


Peter is a Professional Member of the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA), USA.



Peter KC Ho Photography, Toronto, Canada

E-mail:  peterho.photo@gmail.com