2nd Place - Merit of Excellence
Biography: Henry Fernando is a photographer based in Ottawa, Canada. His two great passions in life are travel and photography. Travel helps him discover a lot about himself and provides him with a whole new perspective of this phenomenal world that we live in. Though originally trained in Biochemistry and later as an IT manager, he was always interested in photography. He experienced a renewed enthusiasm and appreciation for photography after taking a workshop in Contemplative Photography. The workshop opened his eyes to the rich and vivid colour and texture of the world around us.