Barat Ali Batoor’s photos of Afghanistan and its people have an intensity and empathy that only someone close to the subject could capture. The self-taught photographer and Walkley award winner talks to Anthony McKee about his life, his approach to photojournalism and the life-threatening journey that brought him to Australia. more
Many photographers are taught to never shoot towards the sun. But, as Valerie Martin explains, shooting 'contre jour' can produce some beautiful results.
Australian photographer and artist Petrina Hicks has won the $25,000 2014 Bowness Photography Prize with her image, Venus 2013.
If it has a wheel it fits the bill for this month's photo challenge. Bikes, skateboards, cars and more – send us your best shots for the chance to win a brilliant Spyder4PRO from Kayell Australia. valued at $240. With a patented 7-colour sensor and easy-to-use setup wizard, the Spyder4PRO automates and simplifies display calibration to deliver consistent and predictable colour every time. more
Sydney's very own Head On will broaden its international audience later this month when it shows off the best entries from the 2014 Head On Portrait Prize at major photo festivals in the US and China.
Three days of photography seminars, workshops, exhibits, and the annual judging of the Canon AIPP Australian Professional Photography Awards will take place this weekend at Sydney's Luna Park.
With more than $14,000 in prizes up for grabs, the entries keep coming in the 2014 Photographer of the Year, presented by Olympus. This week's featured photographer is Alex Wise in the Landscape category.
Microdia has released an all-in-one portable server, entertainment and photo gallery solution.