About Rekfotos Photography by Edmund Rek


Growing up in a diplomatic family and living all over the world exposed me to many people, cultures and landscapes. At a very young age I learned to fit in by slowly observing my surroundings. I believe this is where the foundation of a becoming a photographer was formed. Later, working as a professional chef, in high demand kitchens, I built on to this foundation. I learned the importance and aesthetic of placing the food on the plate in a manner that was appealing.  This was done over and over again and it became natural for the eye to seek harmony in space and form. 

I feel most comfortable around food, but with a camera I can capture things around me in ways I never thought possible. The training for a chef is mostly watching, observing and finding  order in chaos. Documenting with a camera can be a similar process and not so different in its reward.

Based in Toronto, Rekfotos offers for sale the highest quality digital and traditional film images and archival prints.  Contact me contacted directly through this site for pricing and shipping information. 

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Cameras:
Nikon D200
Nikon F90
Nikon F100
Nikon FM
Pentax Spotmatic
Yashica J Rangefinder
Argus Rangefinder (The "Brick")
Ricoflex TLR
Polariod SX70
IPhone

Lenses:
Nikkor 24mm 2.8
Nikkor 35mm 2
Nikkor 50mm 1.8
Nikkor 60mm 2.8
Nikkor 105mm 1.8
Nikkor 180mm 2.8
Takumar 50mm  1.8
Takumar 24mm 2.8
Takumar 180mm 2.8