APERTURE AUSTRALIA PHOTOGRAPHY CONFERENCE 2019

Be part of Australia's largest and most immersive photography conference in 2019

A CELEBRATION OF PHOTOGRAPHY

EXCLUSIVE PRESENTATIONS FROM INDUSTRY LEGENDS

If you're an amateur or professional photographer, Aperture Australia is THE annual conference to attend if you're committed to sharpening your craft and connections. Even if you're not a photographer, the powerful images and presentations from Australia's best are sure to blow you away.

Held over one intensive weekend in the heart of Sydney, those on the guest list can access firsthand advice from influential and award-winning Australian and International photographers who have made waves with their work internationally. As pioneers in their respective fields, Aperture's featured photographers will showcase the raw stories behind their most iconic shots to inspire your own approach to the profession. A thought-provoking and creative gathering, this is for photographers
both amateur or professional, and anyone interested in photography.

2018 HIGHLIGHT SHOWREEL

WATCH

Live presentations by A-List Australian photographers including Stephen Dupont and Tamara Dean

WITNESS

Intensive panel discussions and interviews hosted by TV journalist Ray Martin

WHEN

Saturday 22 - Sunday 23 June 2019 at Sydney's International Convention Centre

ABOUT APERTURE

OFFICIAL APERTURE 2019 SPEAKERS

Aperture Australia is a photographic conference centred on the individual talks of six industry greats who have spent years mastering their craft. With their diverse portfolio of experience, guests will follow speakers’ stories as they explore the immense variety of situations that life behind a camera can expose you to.

The weekend is a celebration of the art of photography, designed to benefit the career professional development of everyone who attends, regardless of their skill level.

Ray-Martin Aperture

HOSTED BY AWARD-WINNING AUSSIE TELEVISION JOURNALIST

Ray Martin is back again to host Aperture Australia 2019. Not only is he a veteran interviewer and iconic television journalist, but Ray is also a keen photographer. As host of the weekend conference, Ray will introduce each speaker, conduct on-stage interviews and lead thought-provoking panel discussions.

Stephen Dupont

Stephen Dupont

Conflict Photographer

“Hauntingly beautiful photographs of fragile cultures and marginalized peoples.”

Ray Collins

Ray Collins

Oceanic Photographer

"My aim is to make the viewer “feel” something. It doesn't necessarily always have to be a nice feeling, just some kind of emotional impact."

Tamara Dean

Tamara Dean

Digital Photographic Artist

“My work explores the relationship between humans and the natural world.”

IN JUST TWO DAYS, ATTENDEES ARE SURROUNDED BY MORE INDUSTRY EXPERTISE, ENTHUSIASM AND UNRIVALLED NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES THAN THEY'LL LIKELY FIND IN AN ENTIRE YEAR.

THE RAW REALITY OF PHOTOGRAPHY.

LANDSCAPE. PORTRAIT. ADVENTURE. DOCUMENTARY...

HELD AT SYDNEY'S ICONIC INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE IN DARLING HARBOUR

The ICC is a newly opened, contemporary space located on the Sydney harbour waterfront with easy access to public transport and sweeping panoramic views from its outdoor lounge. The venue also offers guests wireless connectivity.

Venue Details

6 ICONIC INSPIRATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHERS.

INSIGHT. INSPIRATION. UNIQUE ADVICE.

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Next door to the brand new, luxurious 5-star Sofitel hotel in the heart of Sydney's Darling Harbour.

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Limited tickets available

WHERE: International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney
WHEN: 22nd & 23rd June, 2019
COST: $495 Weekend Pass
All tickets include entry for both days

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