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Harry Nowell and his hand made 8×10 field camera (©


Harry Nowell is an Ottawa area photo educator, fine art photographer, assignment photographer and teacher. With close to 20 years experience as a working photographer, Harry’s work has appeared in Canadian Geographic, Canoe and Kayak, Explore, Canadian Sportsman, Ottawa Life, Equinox, the Ottawa Sun and the Ottawa Citizen and he is a regular feature photographer for Ottawa Magazine. His commercial clients include government, private schools, post secondary institutions, school boards, lawyers, small businesses, and professionals seeking branding imagery. offers photography classes, safaris, workshops, online photo programs, custom courses, mentorship, a professional program and portfolio critique session throughout the year in Ottawa, Gatineau, Hull and across Canada.

Harry Nowell is also a traditional elementary teacher.

Visit Watershed, a 15 year, 20 km photographic journey down a “little creek.