Scott Forsyth - Photographer

Scott Forsyth


Professional photographer specializing in Canadian landscape scenery.

Scott Forsyth is a professional photographer specializing in Canadian landscape scenery. Devoted to exploring Canada from the Atlantic to the Pacific and Arctic Ocean coastlines, Scott has embarked on a lifelong photographic journey to depict the vastness and beauty of the Canadian landscape. On the basis of this photographic quest, he is a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, and a member of The Explorer’s Club.

As a photographer, Scott has twice earned the distinction of Photographic Artist of the Year — Alberta, from the Professional Photographers of Canada (PPOC). His photographs from Adventure Canada excursions have been published on the cover of Canadian Geographic, and in Canadian Geographic’s Atlas of Canada, in addition to numerous magazines, books, and calendars. His first photography book, featuring the Canadian Coastlines, was published in the autumn of 2019 and toured across Canada with special guest David Newland on the Wild Coast of Canada cross country tour.

On land, Scott works as a both a professional photographer and as a family physician in Calgary, Alberta, where he lives with his wife and daughter. He is involved in a variety of professional activities; he is a Civil Aviation Medical Examiner for the Ministry of Transport, a Clinical Lecturer for the Department of Family Medicine (University of Calgary), and Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Calgary West Central Primary Care Network (a healthcare corporation partnered with the provincial government to manage 150 primary care medical clinics consisting of 500 family physician members located in southwest Calgary).