2017

VISUAL ARTIST:

Client- Australian Chamber Orchestra/ Barbican

Concert Performance-‘The Reef (March 11th, 2017; The Barbican, London) – concert performance featuring video projection behind live orchestra.

Concert review here

 

2016

VISUAL ARTIST:

Client- Australian Chamber Orchestra/ Barbican

Concert Performance-‘Electronic (November 24th, 2016; The Barbican, London) – featuring projected film set to a live performance of electronic music.

Concert review here

PHOTOGRAPHER: 

Senior Photographer: 

Surfing World Magazine (Australia); 1998- present

Surfer Magazine (USA); 1995- present

'Head On' Photo Festival- Solo Exhibition,  'Australians', (Liverpool Library, Sydney 5th May - 25th June)

CAMERA OPERATOR:

Client- 'Breath' motion picture; B camera operator

Director-  Simon Baker

Director of Photography-  Marden Dean

Based on the novel by Tim Winton

DOP / EDITOR:

Client- Australian Chamber Orchestra & Tura Music (W.A.)

Concert Performance-‘The Reef’, concert performance featuring video projections behind live orchestra. Directed by Mick Sowry. Musical by Richard Tognetti.

Starring: Australian Chamber Orchestra, Steve Pigram, Shelton Murray, Craig Johnston, Brian Ritchie

U.S.A. tour- Los Angeles (Walt Disney Concert Hall, 16th Feb), NY (Kaufmann Concert Hall, 18th Feb), Richmond, VA (20th Feb, University of Virginia)

WATER CAMERA OPERATOR:

Client- Dior (France)

Tales of the Wild- 'Solace' - Anamorphic Super 16mm film featuring Harrison Roach

Client- 'Top of the Lake: China Girl' TV series

Director- Jane Campion

Director of Photography- Germain McMicking

 

2015

PHOTOGRAPHER: 

Moran Prize , 2015 – Semi Finalist, Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize

Solo Exhibition- 'Australians', Juniper Hall, (Paddington, Sydney, May 23rd-June 21st 2015)

WATER CAMERA OPERATOR:

Client- REEF USA; 'Eire' filmed in Ireland, November 2015. Starring Taylor Knox and Ben Howard

Client- Cobalt Blue/ ACO; Filming for 'The Reef', near Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia

 

2014

PHOTOGRAPHER: 

Moran Prize , 2014 – Semi Finalist, Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize

VISUAL ARTIST:

Client- Aurora Orchestra; London

Concert Performance-‘Testament (Melbourne Festival, October 25th, Melbourne Recital Centre) – featuring projected film set to a live performance of Charles Ives work “Three Places in New England”

SMH concert review here

 

2013

PHOTOGRAPHER: 

Moran Prize , 2013 – Runner-Up, Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize; African-Australian Boy, Eastern Beach, Geelong, 2013; Pigment Ink on Rag

Monash Gallery of Art – Finalist, Bowness Photography Prize; African-Australian Boy, Eastern Beach, Geelong, 2013; Pigment Ink on Rag 

Geelong Art Gallery – Solo Exhibition, Seascapes, May 18 – July 14, 2013 

VISUAL ARTIST: 

Client- Melbourne Festival with Australian National Academy of Music

Concert Performance-‘The Crowd’ – 11-13 October 2013 (Palais Theatre, Melbourne & Sydney Opera House Concert Hall), with co-creator Richard Tognetti, Australian Chamber Orchestra

Client- Aurora Orchestra, London, UK

Concert Performance-‘Memento’ (London, July 7, 2013) – featuring projected film set to a live performance of Charles Ives work “Three Places in New England”

 

2012

DOP / EDITOR:

Client- Australian Chamber Orchestra & Tura Music (W.A.)

‘The Reef',  concert performance featuring video projections behind live orchestra. Directed by Mick Sowry. Musical by Richard Tognetti.

Starring ACO 2, Mark Atkins, Steve Pigram

Premiere at The Darwin Entertainment centre. Tour of regional WA & performance at the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, July 2012. Concert filmed by ABC television and broadcast November 2012 on ABC TV (extra concert dates for 2013 here )

VISUAL ARTIST: 

Client- Festival Maribor / Australian Chamber Orchestra

‘Everything’, concert performance featuring video projections behind live orchestra (premiere September 2012)

ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE:

Four Seasons Kuda Huraa , Maldives, November 2012

PARTNERSHIP:

Partnered with The Four Seasons Sydney to display 108 framed photographs in their premiere suites.

 

2011

VISUAL ARTIST

Client- Festival Maribor/ Australian Chamber Orchestra

Nothing’, concert performance featuring video projections behind live orchestra, with co-creator Richard Tognetti, ACO

Starring Barry Humphries, Aleksandra Jamojska (soprano), Festival Maribor Orchestra

Read Barry Humphries Slovenia notebook here

 

Client- Australian Chamber Orchestra, with co-creator Richard Tognetti, ACO

‘The Glide’, ‘The Glide’,  concert performance featuring video projections behind live orchestra

Performances at Arts Centre, Melbourne & Angel Place, Sydney

Concert program here

 

2010

VISUAL ARTIST:

Client- Festival Maribor/ Australian Chamber Orchestra

Concert Performance-‘The Crowd ’, concert performance featuring video projections behind live orchestra, with co-creator Richard Tognetti, ACO

PHOTOGRAPHER: 

Client- Festival Maribor

Exhibition of Photography - ‘Festival Maribor’  – Supported by Jan Minchin (Tolarno Galleries , Melbourne)

 

2009

PHOTOGRAPHER: 

Client- Rip Curl International

Eco Clothing Range; ‘Artist of the Search’, with CA, USA artist Tyler Warren

Client- Festival Maribor

Exhibition of Photography -‘Festival Maribor’ – Supported by Jan Minchin (Tolarno Galleries , Melbourne)

VISUAL ARTIST:  

Client- Festival Maribor, Slovenia

Concert Performance-‘The Glide’, concert performance featuring video projections behind live orchestra, with co-creator Richard Tognetti

Client- Festival Maribor

Exhibition of Photography – Supported by Jan Minchin (Tolarno Galleries , Melbourne)

 

2008

PHOTOGRAPHER: 

Client- Rip Curl Planet/ World Wildlife Fund

Exhibition of Photography- Peniche,Portugal, Seascapes

EDITOR/ DOP:

Client- Spunk Records 

Short Film-‘Last Hope’

WINNER: 

Australian Surfing Hall of Fame Awards; Surfing Photograph of the Year

DOP/ EDITOR/ DIRECTOR: 

Client- Rip Curl International

Film-‘Somewhere’, chapter titled ‘44 North’

DOP: 

Client- Sprite/ Coca Cola Europe; 

Cinema advertisement filmed in Norway

DOP (Water and 2nd Unit): 

Client- Great Southern Communications

DOP (Water and 2nd Unit)

Documentary- ‘Musica Surfica’ , Winner, best film (New York surf film fest) 

Client- Rip Curl Europe; 

TV program (52 mins), ‘Searching the Arctic Circle’

 

PHOTOGRAPHER: 

Book; ‘High Surf’ by Tim Baker, published by Harper Collins, Australia

Book; ‘A Wave Away’ by Matt Griggs, published by Harper Collins Australia 

Book; ‘ The Moment’ by Sean Doherty, published by Hachette Australia

1995 – 2007

 

WINNER:

Surfer Magazine (USA); Photo of the Year (2007)

Best Cinematography; Surfer Magazine Awards (USA), Film- ‘Super Computer’, 2000

Extreme Sports Film of the Year; NEA Extreme Sport Awards (Worldwide), Film- ‘Super Computer’, 2000

 

NOMINEE:

Surfer Magazine Awards (USA)

Film of the year; ‘Mick, Myself & Eugene’, 2006

Best Cinematography; ‘Mick, Myself & Eugene’, 2006

Best Cinematography; ‘Innervisions’, 2004

Film of the Year; ‘Litmus’, 1996

 

CINEMATOGRAPHER/ EDITOR/ DIRECTOR: 

Client- Rip Curl International; 

Film- ‘Mick, Myself & Eugene’, 2006

Film- ‘Innervisions’, 2004

Film- ‘Super Computer’, 2000

Client- The Val Dusty Experiment;

Film- ‘Litmus’ 1996, (Voted by Surfing Magazine (USA) as one of the top 25 surf films of all time)

 

CINEMATOGRAPHER:

Client- TGR Films (USA);

Film- ‘Gondwana’, 2003

Client- Rip Curl International;

Film- ‘Windows’, 2002

Film- ‘This way Up’, 2001

Film- ‘Chocolate, Barrels and Liquid Trips’, 1999

Film- ‘Stomp’, 1998

Client- Red Bull (USA);

DVD/ TV program- ‘Red Bull 5X’, 2005

 

PHOTOGRAPHER:

Book; ‘The Pilgimage’ by Sean Doherty, 2007, published by Penguin Books, Australia

Book; ‘Transmission’ by Jon Frank & Ted Grambeau, 2007, published by Breaker Publications

Book; ‘Wind on the Water’ by Jack Finlay, 2007, published by Harper Collins, Australia

Book; ‘Waves of the Sea’ by Jon Frank, 2000, published by Rip Curl

Magazine; ‘Litmus’ by Andrew Kidman, Jon Frank, Mark Sutherland, 1997, published by The Val Dusty Experiment