Robert Kaler (“Bob”) is the owner and operator of RTK Fine Art Photography. Bob has years of experience on a tripod as a land surveyor and has used his experience in his unique style shooting High Dynamic Range (HDR) photography. He has been doing photography most of his life, including technical and under water photography.
Bob’s style of HDR and exclusively printing on metal as his medium brings out color, depth and detail. He does all the printing of his images using dye sublimation.
Bob’s credits include numerous awards in photography including first place 2015 and 2014 at Catalina’s art event; Ed Dunn Award, first place in photography; Fiesta Hermosa, first place in photography; first place Elsinore Woman’s Club; Small Works award at the Brandon Gallery; Avocado Festival awards, as well as his images being used for Travel Zoo, private label wine bottle for South Coast Winery, Temecula, Swing Inn’s menu, Temecula and Bailey’s Restaurant. He has exhibited in art shows from his home town of Temecula, including several wineries, to his own art show at El Avion, in Manual Antonio Costa Rica. He shows at three art galleries, Catalina Art Gallery, Avalon, California; The Brandon Gallery, Fallbrook, California; and Viz Ink Art Gallery, Carlsbad, California. Bob’s art is featured in several locations on Catalina Island, Saipan, Costa Rica and throughout the United States.
Bob focuses on photographing classic cars, nature and landscapes. Bob and his wife travel to Central America, Saipan, Hawaii and main land United States to find subject matter for his photographs.