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Mayne Island, Canada

Toby Snelgrove has been a photographer since 14 attracted to shape, deign, and poignant moments. He as worked as a commercial...

Toby Snelgrove is an established freelance, award-winning photographer living on Mayne Island, BC. His interest in photography started in the 1950’s however his full-time career did not commence until 2007. Since then his images have appeared in numerous publications including Pacific Yachting, Aqua Magazine, Globe and Mail, Vancouver Sun and Province, Island Tides, Times Colonist, and Classic Boat (England).

As well, his art has been accepted in to the juried Sidney Fine Art Show starting in 2009 winning the Show Designer’s Award in 2010. His art has also been recognized through his success in numerous international photography competitions including Terrabella Media Awards, Epson Pano Awards, People & Planet International Photography Competition (Australia), and the 7th Black and White International Spider Awards, and the Masters Cup of Colour Photography.

  • Joined: January 2008


Airstream Elegies Book Launch

Friday, Dec. 8 is the launch of m first book – a collaboration with Grant Buday’s poetry (he has published 10 novels) and 20 of my images. Learn more at
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HDR Blog ... a mini and maxi how-to

Interested in a simple discussion on HDR photography – for the NON-HDRites. / How about a website that goes even further
Posted about 9 years – 7 comments

Sidney Fine Art Show Award

Well, it finally happened. / It is the second year my art was accepted into the Sidney Fine Art Show and the first time I received an award. / It was the Show Designers Award. / A total of 338 pieces of art from sculpture to photographs were accepted from 1,200 submission. Their selection was based on excellence, creativity, originality and technical achievement with an emphasis on artistic acc…
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Accepted into the Sidney Fine Art Show

Found out last week that I got one or all 3 of my submissions into the Sidney Fine Art Show accepted. Won’t find out till later which one or ones got in. Obviously, as a new artist I am surprised and delighted. The show is Oct. 14-17. I plan to be there for the opening and for the Sat. night meet the artists. If you are around, do attend. / Here are the three images: / Dinner at the Old Fol…
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