Fashion Week 2014 backstage photos

I made my irregular dip into the world of fashion with a few shoots at Australian Fashion Week this week. I did a backstage studio set-up for Michael Lo Sordo, shot the opening party for Romance Was Born’s Reflected Glory exhibition and photographed backstage for Alice McCall. See my past photo coverage from Australian Fashion …

Romance Was Born’s ‘Mushroom Magic’ collection MBFWA 2013

I’ve been photographing backstage at Romance Was Born‘s Australian Fashion Week shows since 2008 and every year it’s extraordinary – a colourful mix of the best fashion, models, hair, makeup, styling, set design, music – the whole shebang. This year I was lucky enough to set up a paper roll backstage away from the jostling …

Paramore for Q and Kerrang!

When people sometimes ask how I got into photography i don’t have an easy answer. My parents weren’t photographers, I didn’t own a camera at an early age, there was no defining moment. But thinking back, the genesis of my passion for photography was in music magazines. As a teenager I was hooked on music. …

Triple j’s Nick Cave tribute

Triple j’s Nick Cave tribute show, dubbed Straight To You, rolled through Sydney’s Enmore theatre last week and i dropped by to take some pictures and catch up with old pals.

Behind the Scenes of Australia’s Next Top Model

Back in June i had an assignment for ACP magazines, shooting pictures behind-the-scenes at the taping of an Australia’s Next Top Model shoot. I’ve never seen the show before, except for that kerfuffle over Sarah Murdoch announcing the wrong winner. No such problems on a non-live taping like i was tagging along with though. The …

Friedrich Gray : RAFW 2010

Photos from backstage at Friedrich Gray‘s Australian Fashion Week show. Friedrich Gray was the first ever fashion show i photographed. It was in 2007 at The Kirk, a church in Surry Hills and i was snapping for the now defunct Australian edition of Dazed and Confused. I’ve shot each of his fashion week shows since, …

Seventh Wonderland : RAFW 2010

I’m a bit late to the game posting my photos from Rosemount Australian Fashion Week, but expect a glut to come.

Miss Pole Dance Australia 2010

Back in October i took some pictures at Miss Pole Dance Australia 2010 at the Enmore Theatre. I spent most of my time backstage. While i’m at it, here’s some photos from last year’s competition. Here’s some video of this year’s competition.