New Partnership Announcement

Today, Northof49Photography wanted to announce a new partnership with Merit Travel.

Merit Travel Group and Northof49Photography have partnered to offer travelers exclusive vacation packages in Canada and around the world, where photography is the main focus.

Merit will craft a series of small group tour experiences utilizing their team of destination specialists and tour operators from around the world.  These tours will offer authentic experiences, comfortable accommodation and transportation, and professional local guides. 

Northof49Photography brings the experience in leading niche travel experiences for amateur and professional photographers that want to experience bucket list locations with the peace of mind because they are always traveling with experienced guides and professional photographers. Their pro photographers include published wildlife, landscape, glamor and travel photographers, each experienced in mentoring and teaching photography in the locations you will visit.

Combined, Merit and Northof49Photography will now offer travelers world class customer service during the booking process and a peace of mind travel experience.

To see our latest additions of trips that we are offering, please visit our International Tours and Canadian Tours page below.

International Trips -

Canadian Trips -



Kevin A Pepper

Kevin is a photographer and educator based in Waterloo, Ontario. His first love is photographing nature, regardless of the season or weather condition; the Ontario landscape and its wildlife are his inspiration. But you will also see other styles of photography in his portfolio. From street photography to urban exploration of abandoned buildings and architecture, he loves to capture it all with his camera for his corporate clients and his growing personal portfolio. Kevin’s images have been featured in Canadian Nature Photographer, PHOTONews Canada, Photo Technique Magazine, The London Free Press, The Weather Network, and National Geographic Online. His diverse client list includes the City of Cambridge, Olympus, GORE Mutual, TVO, and African Lion Safari. Kevin also operates “Northof49 Photography”, a company launched in 2012 dedicated to teaching amateur photographers through International and Canadian-based workshops. In the coming year, Kevin will be leading workshops in Iceland, Mongolia, Tanzania, Venezuela, Provence, and numerous destinations across Canada. Website: