For the first time ever, Canon adds filmmakers to Explorers of Light

Canon Explorers of Light
(Image credit: Canon)

In the modern age, professional creatives often span many genres with most having multi-hyphenated job titles. An example of this is the existing Canon Explorer of Light Jimmy Chin who was added as a photographer but has since become an Academy Award-winning filmmaker. 

Recognizing this, Canon USA has opened up its esteemed group of Explorer of Light programs beyond just stills photography to include filmmakers, adding 6 new creators to its lineup. 

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Kalum Carter
Staff Writer

Kalum Carter is a photographer, photo editor and writer based in the UK, and for almost a decade he has worked with brands and publications to create, edit, and sequence imagery. Having recently graduated with a Master's Degree in Photography from the University of the West of England (UWE), Kalum joined Digital Camera World as a Staff Writer, covering news, reviews, and his biggest passion – photography books! 

Kalum's photography has been published and exhibited around the world, and he continues to photograph on a project-by-project basis. He is currently working on a personal project capturing the people and landscape of Gower, South Wales. Currently untitled, this body of work will be exhibited for the National Trust later this year.