From his own profile:
Hans Backer photographs a wide range of subjects that capture his interest. He has an eye for seeing everyday things in a unique perspective, eliciting a sense of peace and harmony in the world around him. He finds beauty in all he sees, whether grains of sand on a beach, a weathered old door, or the fresh bloom of a flower awaiting the promise of spring.
Hans prints his original photographic art on FineArt paper and canvas using archival inks. All images printed on canvas are sprayed for UV protection, then gallery wrapped by Hans in his home studio.
Hans has worked in the photo industry for over 35 years. Photography has been a passion of Hans’ since the day he purchased his first camera in 1966. Over the years, Hans has been a guest speaker at several camera clubs across Ontario sharing both his knowledge of products and passion for photography.
Hans uses his camera to record a moment in time that will last forever.