Fine Art Photographer joins Compass Rose Expeditions for Photography Tour

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Compass Rose Expeditions, global adventure travel company under the guidance of Jock Montgomery, will partner with Sean Kernan, renowned fine-art photographer and teacher of creativity workshops, to lead a private photography tour in Bhutan.

Every aspect of Sean’s work, from books to gallery shows, expresses a unique and compelling view. As a teacher, he pushes his students to abstract and impressive levels of creation. Exploring Bhutan with Sean is an exciting proposition.

Sean Kernan, author of seven books, university lecturer on creativity, successful commercial photographer, and international exhibitor will join Jock Montgomery, owner of Compass Rose Expeditions and adventure travel guide, to offer a photography tour and creative workshop in the Buddhist Kingdom of Bhutan during November 2015.

Sean Kernan has made a career out of seeing the world in new ways, including photographic interpretations of the great Argentine writer Borges, lyric ways of exploring stands of trees, the boxing cult of Kampala, and the bullets of Northern Ireland. Sean uses a variety of creative techniques, including kinesthetic exercises and thought experiments, to enlarge the photographic context and move beyond the journalistic approach to photography.

Jock Montgomery says, “Sean Kernan is extremely well-regarded in the world of photography, especially as a fine-artist. Every aspect of Sean’s work, from books to gallery shows, expresses a unique and compelling view. As a teacher, he pushes his students to abstract and impressive levels of creation. Exploring Bhutan with Sean is an exciting proposition.”

Compass Rose Expeditions’ photography tours offer participants, of all skill levels and ages, the opportunity to learn tips and techniques from top-level international photographers as they travel in exotic, real-world locations. Participants are tutored in all aspects of photography from lighting, composition, and content to developing creative works of art and serious cultural documentaries.

Sean Kernan
Sean Kernan is a commercial and fine-art photographer, author of seven books, and university lecturer. His work has appeared in museums and galleries in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. He runs creativity workshops for visual and performing artists, psychiatrists, teachers, professional photographers, and business professionals. He has taught at The New School, International Center for Photography, Maine Media and Santa Fe Workshops.

Jock Montgomery
Jock Montgomery, who started guiding wilderness trips as a teenager, is now the owner of Compass Rose Expeditions, http://CompassRoseExpeditions.com, a company focused on customized adventure travel and photography tours. He has led trekking, kayaking and mountain biking trips throughout the world. His photography work, http://jockmontgomery.com, has appeared in trade publications and commercial magazines including the New York Times, National Geographic Adventure, CNN Traveler, Travel + Leisure, Discovery Channel, Outside, The North Face, and Patagonia.

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