This work has won a Silver Distinction in the Australian Professional Photography Awards 2018
Merit Award at the Sydney International Exhibition of Photography and a Highly Commended at the UK, The Society of Photographers.
The Dancer and the Wolf
The performer in this work is Kimberly Francis, this work is dedicated to a special artist and performer, this is Kimberly's story.
A graduate of the Royal Ballet School (London) and former professional dancer with the Royal and Birmingham Royal Ballet Companies, Kimberly has a vast amount of professional performing experience both locally and internationally. An experienced choreographer of both neo-classical and contemporary works for the Melbourne Ballet Company as well as for several independent local and international dance companies, she now focuses her attention to providing performance coaching for elite dancers and figure skaters.
Kimberly is an award-winning Grade 8 AMEB classical flautist, drummer, composer, lyricist and lighting technician for both music and dance events.
An artists as well as a performer Kimberly is currently working on a short dance film in support of cancer research, she is part of a worldwide collective of dancers affected by cancer.
Kimberly's outfit is by Marie from Marquisde Sade. Marie introduced me to Kimberly. Thank you Marie.
One off special, portrait of my friend Lee
My close friend Lee was getting married and she wanted to do something special for her husband to be Rob. Lee loved my work and wanted to make something special. I took this job on to try my skills with a non performer and not a professional model. This work is what I cam up with.