Canadian Photographic Fellow, Canadian and American Master Photographer, Hendricks has a long list of accomplishments, awards, degrees and designations to his name – including the Yousuf Karsh Lifetime Achievement Award for Photographic Excellence. Hendricks started his photographic journey majoring in photography in high school and joined the Professional Photographers of Canada as a 17 year old. He routinely judges professional photographic competitions as well as mentors photographers both inside and outside of Canada.
“Being chosen to represent Canadian photography by being a part of Team Canada is an incredible honour. Joining the ranks of amazing image makers that represent the Maple Leaf (both this year and in the past) at the World Photographic Cup is something I am proud to have on my résumé.”
The image “CF-104 StarFighter AKA The Widow Maker” was created both as a portfolio piece as well a joint venture with the plane owner to create posters to sell to the pilots and crew who worked on these iconic Lockheed Martin Cold War era jets around the world.