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Alive and clicking

Documentary photography is a threatened species, but Lachlan Gardiner is a young practitioner who clearly has what it takes to breathe new life into this challenging field.

Landscape debate on photography and digital art

A new photographic competition, The International Landscape Photographer of the Year Award, run by local company IC12 Pty Ltd in partnership with noted Australian photographer, Peter Eastway, is highlighting the ongoing debate about the role of post-production, and especially Photoshop skills, in contemporary digital photography.

Olive Cotton and Sally McInerney

Olive Cotton’s confident sense of design and balance was expressed across a wide range of subject types. Her daughter Sally McInerney is a superb photographer in her own right and it’s interesting to see the echos of her mother’s aesthetic sensibilities showing up in some of the images here.