Professor Emeritus in engineering at Laval University, Dr. Bédard retired at the age of 56 to pursue a full-time career as a fine art landscape photographer. Self-taught, he participated to several advanced workshops and on-line courses with master photographers. He's highly active teaching, exhibiting and licencing photography in Quebec and travels over the world for his photographs. He has made his own fine art prints in large formats for over a decade. Selling successfully in art galleries since retirement, his photos are found in many homes, magazines and books in Canada, USA, Mexico, France, England, Germany, Switzerland, Netherlands, Norway, Australia, Japan, and so on.