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Photographer turns lens on real life in travelling exhibit

The Newcastle Art Gallery will showcase the work of Australian contemporary artist Bill Henson as the first stop on a travelling exhibition by Monash Gallery of Art (MGA).  “The light fades but the gods remain”...

Santa Mark farewells another summer

Santa Mark loves Christmas so much that his Ho, Ho, Ho-ing begins at Halloween. That’s when the Sandy Claus jolly big man begins donning his red suit and posing for beach photographs with...

Helping to rehome animals one photo at a time

It’s exceptionally rare to find someone who likes working for free. But a group of photographers across the Hunter and Central Coast is doing just that, with volunteers giving their time to help...

Pawsitively adorable pup stars in photographer’s win

Maree Bendeich can still remember the moment she captured the award-winning photograph of four-year-old Australian Bulldog ‘Nala’. Despite being almost 18 months ago, she still recalls the connection the pair had that day. “She...

Children’s book a “lifesaver” after cancer diagnosis

Talented illustrator Nandina Vines says working on a children's book during her treatment for breast cancer proved to be a "lifesaver". Ms Vines, who was always a keen drawer, enjoyed a long-lasting and...

Flash of hope for local photographer

Newcastle photographer Brian Skinner has been capturing special moments from behind the lens for 37 years. The owner of a normally thriving business, as well as Brian Design Academy of Photography, he hit...

Perspective the key for unique business owner

Chances are if you’ve seen it, you’ve tilted your head to get a better look at Martina Carney’s most popular piece. The End of the World is the Novocastrian artist's most talked about...

Snapper strikes in region’s iconic moments

When David Diehm braved a ferocious Newcastle storm to line up alongside fellow photographers on the Anzac Walk in November, he never dreamt the image he'd capture on his Nikon would attract...