Ronny Ritschel is an international award winning photographer, author and workshop leader currently based in Almonte/ON, Canada. His photography has taken him to various places around the world including Iceland, United Arab Emirates, Great Britain, Germany, Canada and the United States. His photographs have been presented at national and international exhibitions, published in well-known magazines and also be found in private collections in North America and Europe. In Ottawa, he is represented by Koyman Galleries.
Ronny started taking pictures in late 2006 and over the years, have become specialized in fine art, landscape, architecture and street photography. At this time, he also began developing photographs to enhance his understanding of the picture taking process. After nearly two years of taking pictures using analogue equipment and spending most of his time in the darkroom, he switched to digital.
In 2012, he is now using both methods. As a “hybrid” photographer he currently uses a Nikon and a large format 4×5 film camera. Besides his work as a photographer, he is also the publisher of a German photography blog magazine and seeks creative input in design and woodworking.