Animal photographer Alex Cearns has photographed some of the quirkiest animals on the planet, and lends her eye for a captivating image to charity organisations such as RSPCA and Free The Bears.
Combining burgeoning international fame with his continual efforts to promote and diversify Perth’s local art scene, Jarrad Seng has become one of Western Australia’s most valued new artists.
As the focus of two back-to-back exhibitions at the Art Gallery of Western Australia, and shows at the likes of Turner Galleries and PICA, it’s clear that photography is becoming as much a part of galleries as paintings and sculpture – so much so that art lovers are now grabbing photographic pieces for their collections.
We chat with popular local photographer Jarrad Seng about approaching strangers, pashing giraffes and that hair….
The state’s top photographers not only take exceptional photographs, but they’ve got some great stories to tell too.