Awards and Key Achievements

2019

Winner 2019 AIPP Overseas Photographer of the Year – Australia

Winner 2019 NZ Institute of Professional Photography (NZIPP) Creative Photographer of the Year.

Finalist NZ Institute of Professional Photography (NZIPP) New Zealand Photographer of the Year.

Finalist NZ Institute of Professional Photography (NZIPP) Creative Photographer of the Year.

Achieved "Grand Master" status with the NZ Institute of Professional Photography.

Two gold with distinction, one gold, two silver with distinction, two silver and two bronze awards NZ Institute of Professional Photography Iris awards.

Finalist Central Otago Arts Gold Awards

Top 10 Exhibitor Dunedin Art Show

2018

Finalist NZ Institute of Professional Photography (NZIPP) Landscape Photographer of the Year.

One gold, three silver and two bronze awards NZ Institute of Professional Photography Iris awards.

Exhibitor - Hong Kong Affordable Art Fair

2017

Finalist NZ Institute of Professional Photography (NZIPP) Creative Photographer of the Year.

One gold, one silver distinction , four silver and four bronze awards NZ Institute of Professional Photography Iris awards.

Top 10 Exhibitor, Christchurch Art Show

2016

Finalist NZIPP Creative Photographer of the Year.

One gold, two silver distinction and one silver award Australian Professional Photography Awards.  Achieved "Associate" status with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography.

One gold, seven silver and two bronze awards NZ Institute of Professional Photography Iris awards.

Top 10 Exhibitor, Christchurch Art Show

2015

One gold, four silver and four bronze awards NZ Institute of Professional Photography Iris awards

Finalist Central Otago Arts Gold Awards

2014

Achieved both "Master" and "Fellow" status with NZ Institute of Professional Photography.  

One gold distinction, one silver and six bronze awards NZ Institute of Professional Photography Iris awards.

2013

Accredited Portrait Photographer qualification with the NZIPP.  

One silver distinction, two silver and five bronze awards NZ Institute of Professional Photography Iris awards.  

Achieved "Associate" status with the NZ Institute of Professional Photography.

Finalist Central Otago Arts Gold Awards

2012

Finalist NZ Institute of Professional Photography (NZIPP) Documentary Photographer of the Year.

One silver and two bronze awards NZIPP Iris awards.

2011

 One bronze award at the NZ Institute of Professional Photography Iris awards

2010

Accredited Commercial Photographer qualification with the NZIPP.  

One silver and one bronze award at the NZ Institute of Professional Photography Iris awards