Fearless photography with Tristan Still

Fearless photography with Tristan Still

  • Spotlight

Tristan shares how he has navigated the genre of portrait photography. We’ll discuss everything from his practical secrets to how the centrality of the relationship between himself and his collaborators has been key to his success in photography awards.

How to get exhibited at a photo festival

How to get exhibited at a photo festival

  • On Demand

Join Head On Creative Director Moshe Rosenzveig OAM and photographer Ilana Rose for this informative online event, as he gives you all the tools you need to understand how you can identify what a Photo Festival is looking for, how to best present your work, and of course, how to create an unforgettable submission!

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Making a difference

Making a difference

  • Spotlight

Michael will speak about his transition from photojournalism to working with NGOs, and the shift from creating documentation to inspiration through his photographic practice.

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Did video kill the photographer

Did video kill the photographer

  • Spotlight

Join Hugh Hamilton as he discusses the importance of collaboration and team building and how embracing movement has led to a thriving career in videography and improved his still photography.

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Going mobile with Eric Mencher

Going mobile with Eric Mencher

  • Spotlight

Eric Mencher will be debunking common misconceptions about mobile photography, and will also be sharing practical advice on how you can make the most of your smartphone camera.

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Surviving the photography world with Fiona Wolf

Surviving the photography world with Fiona Wolf

  • Spotlight

Tune in to hear how Fiona Wolf came to be a multi-award-winning photographer and how you too can survive in the photography world.

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Navigating the landscape with Peter Eastway

Navigating the landscape with Peter Eastway

  • Spotlight

It’s always good to learn from the best, Peter Eastway. Learn how to produce photography for the biggest publications in the world.

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Get your work reviewed!

Book your spot for our upcoming review day. The session will be run online and will last for 15min with the curatorial team from Head On.

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World Press Freedom Day with Michael Robinson Chávez

World Press Freedom Day with Michael Robinson Chávez

  • Spotlight

To mark World Press Freedom Day, our special May edition of Head On Spotlight will feature Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Michael Robinson Chávez.

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How to enter and win photo contests

How to enter and win photo contests

  • On Demand

Step-by-step guide on how to enter the world’s best photo competitions and set yourself up for success!

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Perfecting the portrait with Julian Kingma

Perfecting the portrait with Julian Kingma

  • Spotlight

Watch Julian Kingma’s secrets to learn techniques for finding creative light, flattering posing, and composing your image so that you capture your subject of portraits beautifully.

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How to be a picture editor with Louisa Kirby

How to be a picture editor with Louisa Kirby

  • Spotlight

Louisa Kirby, photo editor for the Sydney Morning Herald, will teach you how to edit your photos with the instincts of a pro.

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Meet the selection committee

Meet the selection committee

  • Spotlight

Hear directly from some of the selection committee on what makes an exhibition proposal stand out.

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Natalie Grono, Anni Payne and Matthew Duchesne

Natalie Grono, Anni Payne and Matthew Duchesne

  • Spotlight

Three incredible and dexterous photographers share the secrets of their continued evolution and success in photographing families, children and their businesses.

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Head On Photo Awards 2024

Entries to the Head On Photo Awards 2024 are open now. $80,000 prize pool including finalists exhibition.

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