Fiona is a Photographer and exhibiting Artist based in Sydney. Born in 1976 in Sydney and raised in Germany, she returned to Sydney in 2005 with experience working as a sound Engineer and Camera Assistant for German television, as a Photo Editor for New Economy Magazine and as a Creative Manager for Universal Music, Berlin. Since relocating to Sydney from Germany, Fiona has been making her mark in the photographic world ever since. In 2010 Fiona was the winner of the ‘Head On Portrait Prize’, one of Australia’s most prestigious photography awards, followed by semi-finalist and finalist in the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.
She was also a finalist in the ‘Olive Cotton Award’ amongst other industry awards like the ‘Manning Art Prize’ and finally the ‘National Portrait Prize’ in 2014. As well as working as a freelance photographer and exhibiting her personal work regularly, Fiona has been teaching photography since 2009.
2008 – Finalist Sun Studios Assistant Awards (Sydney)
2010 – Capture Magazine Exposed Challenge Winner of the Year
2010 – Winner Head On Alternative Portrait Prize, Australia
2011 – Finalist Olive Cotton Award
2011 – Semi Finalist Head On Alternative Portrait Prize
2011 – Runner up Australia’s Top emerging Portrait Photographer
2012 – Finalist Head On Alternative Portrait Prize
2012 – Finalist Photobook of the Year Award
2013 – Finalist Head On Alternative Portrait Prize
2013 – Finalist Manning Art prize ‘Naked & Nude’
2014 – Finalist National Portrait Prize
2014 – Finalist HeadOn Portrait Prize