Jackie Ranken

Nick Melidonis

 Vittorio Natoli

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Jackie Ranken GM II NZIPP, GMPhotg PB. AIPP


Jackie Ranken is an Australian born, multi award-winning landscape art photographer now living in New Zealand. She has over thirty-five years’ experience within the visual arts and has been an international awards judge since 2002. 

She is a Grand Master of both the Australian Institute of Professional Photography and the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photography.  A Canon Master and Eizo Ambassador. 

Jackie combines her art practice with teaching and is a presenter in workshops and seminars internationally.  Her passion is the creation of multi-layered narratives via in-camera multiple exposures and intentional movement. 

Jackie awards come from a suite of categories including landscape, documentary, creative portrait, illustrative and travel photography.

She is also co-director of the Queenstown Centre for Creative Photography in New Zealand with her husband Mike Langford. 

For more info visit http://jackieranken.co.nzor http://www.qccp.co.nz

 

Nick Melidonis APP.L M.Photog. V

Nick Melidonis is a Master Photographer V and a triple recipient of the AIPP Australian Landscape Photographer of the Year. 

Nick has been a long time supporter of camera clubs across the state.  Nick tells us that he has combined his three great passions of teaching, photography, and travel and made them his life’s vocation.  He is one of Australia's leading photo educators and runs commercial training workshops and seminars Australia wide on creative and fine art photography, travel and post-processing.

Nick hosts “Spirit of Place” photo and cultural tours to Greece and the Greek Islands each year and other destinations, including Borneo. His can be by emailing nick@nickmelidonis.com

For more info visit www.nickmelidonis.com

Vittorio Natoli APP.L GM.Photog.

With a successful career spanning 35 years, Vittorio is well-renowned for his achievements not only as a photographer winning multiple state and national awards but also as an entrepreneurial businessman opening his first wedding and portrait studio in Sydney in 1983. 

As former president of the WAAIPP, Vittorio is a Grand Master Photographer and has won numerous photographic awards over the years including 1998 WA Wedding Photographer of the Year, 2003 WA Wedding Photographer of the Year, 2005 Wedding Contemporary Photographer of the Year, 2007 WA Illustrative Photographer of the Year and in 2012 WA Landscape Photographer of the Year and WA Photographer of the Year.  

Vittorio has also been the Australian National President of the AIPP and is the founder of Australian brand, Viva Photography that he started in 1991 from humble beginnings. 

Website: www.vivaphotography.com.au