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  • Lyndal Irons
    Mon, 6/05/2013
    Calling volunteers looking for experience, contacts and discounted or free entry to festival events! Volunteer positions are currently available...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Thu, 11/04/2013
    Ben Lowy: The Walkley Interview This article was first published in the April/May issue of the Walkley Magazine out now. Register now for Ben Lowy's...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Tue, 2/04/2013
    Benjamin Lowy: You need trust to tell a storyBy Lyndal Irons Award winning Getty photojournalist Benjamin Lowy has spent a decade using a camera to...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Sat, 9/02/2013
    Supporting photographers by challenging the system Early last decade, photography was not a prominent part of Sydney's cultural landscape. The...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Wed, 6/02/2013
    Is it worthwhile exhibiting as part of the Head On Photo Festival? By John Slaytor This article was originally published at johnslaytor.com.au. In...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Tue, 5/02/2013
    Photography as EmpathyHead On raises awareness not only for photographers but for the important issues they explore, writes Jagath Dheerasekara. I...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Tue, 29/05/2012
    Heather Dinas: The Space Between & 33” 24” 34” Head On 2011 Portrait Prize finalist Heather Dinas’ work has been described as lush and emotively...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Mon, 28/05/2012
    fotostrada: On a Bus Photographic collective fotostrada share a vision to capture unique images and stories of life and the human condition. The...
  • John Slaytor
    Mon, 21/05/2012
    Nine lessons learnt from my first photography exhibition John Slaytor's first exhibition, Lost in Transit, was part of the Head On Photo Festival...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Thu, 17/05/2012
    AddOn adds up When Charles McKean began inviting photographers into the first AddOn in 2011, some he approached for submissions were sceptical. “Some...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Wed, 16/05/2012
    David Maurice Smith: ORIGINS Canadian documentary photographer David Maurice Smith’s project ORIGINS explores Hip Hop as a form of expression and a...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Mon, 7/05/2012
    Gunther Hang's BRUTAL BEAUTY: Faces of Australian Roller DerbyGunther Hang's exhibition of 18 large colour photographs uniquely capture the raw...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Wed, 2/05/2012
    Jagath Dheerasekara: Manuwangku, Under the Nuclear Cloud May 4- July 7, 2012 at Customs House, Level 2 Exhibition Space, 31 Alfred Street, Sydney...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Tue, 1/05/2012
    Jon Lewis: Classic Bondi Jon Lewis has exhibited extensively since 1974. He was a member of Sydney's "Yellow House" in the early '70s and was a...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Fri, 27/04/2012
    Three common mistakes in photography portfolios Too many images, too many series, and badly combined images are the top three mistakes photographers...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Tue, 10/04/2012
    David Alan Harvey: Burn 02 In an Australian first, David Alan Harvey – Magnum member, mentor and curator – is bringing the spectrum of his life's...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Sun, 25/03/2012
    Fiona Morris: Shania, 11 yrs at Stardust Circus in Taree Australians have long been entertained by a variety of travelling show people for well...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Sun, 11/03/2012
    Sean Fennessy: Invisible PeopleHead On Portrait Prize 2011 finalist Sean Fennessy is a 30-year-old Tasmanian living in Melbourne primarily working in...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Wed, 7/03/2012
    Bombay Wall: Joseph McGlennonMark Kimber examines the work surrounding Joseph McGlennon’s portrait which hung as a finalist in the 2011 Head On...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Mon, 5/03/2012
    Interview with David Alan Harvey Not content with just reaching the giddy heights of Magnum and National Geographic fame, David Alan Harvey won't...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Sat, 25/02/2012
    Julie by WadedAs a close friend of almost 20 years Julie's diagnosis of breast cancer came as a huge shock.It all happened so suddenly - it was only...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Tue, 24/01/2012
    Head On hosts David Alan Harvey Master-class   The Head On Photo Festival is proudly presenting Australia's first David Alan Harvey Master...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Mon, 28/11/2011
    Derby Chang: Street On LA’s Pacific Coast Highway near the old Getty museum, Derby Chang first snapped an image of a pretty lady walking by with her...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Thu, 27/10/2011
    Alice Sarginson: Aqua Ladies When a group of inner-west women started aqua aerobics at their local pool, they had no idea that it would lead to more...
  • Lyndal Irons
    Wed, 12/10/2011
    Bruce York: New York Head On finalist Bruce York’s image of the corner of George and Hay streets is currently in Hyde Park as part of Art and About’s...