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Paul Amyes Photography – 2005 until the present

I am a freelance photographer and writer producing multi-media content for the travel and leisure industry media. I have also undertaken assignments for architectural trade magazines, the photographic press in Australia and England, and covered events for public relations companies.

Central Institute of Technology- 2009 – 2011

Lecturer in photo media teaching Photoshop and producing content for the editorial market.

Career Highlights

Solo Exhibitions

2016 – Sex, Lies and Flowers, Beverley Station Gallery, Beverley, Western Australia

2012 – Nemesis, Open Exhibition Program, FotoFreo 2012, Fremantle, Western Australia

2010 – Broncos and Bulls, FotoFreo Fringe 2010, Fremantle, Western Australia

1986 – Valerie Barinov and the Suffering Church, House of Commons, Westminster, London, UK.

Group Exhibitions

2015 – Mexico Seen From Abroad, 8th Photography Encounter in Mexico, Encuentro Fotografico Mexico, Cholula, Mexico
2015 – The Bicycles Arrive, Richmond, Virginia, USA.
2014 – shortlisted for the Hobart Mercury short film festival
2013 – Freedom Of Speech, Novorossiysk, Russia.
2013 – No More Dictatorships, Montevideo, Uruguay
2013 – A Book About Death Australia, Tweed River Art Gallery, NSW, Australia.
2012 – Gem Camera Club Spring in the Hills Exhibition, Kalamunda Zig Zag Cultural Centre Gallery, Kalamunda, Western Australia.
2012 – Celebrate the Dog 2012, Port Washington, Wisconsin, USA.
2012 – FotoVisPo, Open Exhibition Program, FotoFreo 2012, Fremantle, Western Australia.
2012 – Invisio Tibet,  the Tibet Pavilion of the Venice Biennial, Italy.
2012 – Postal Art Trinidad & Tobago, Bohemia, Trinidad & Tobago.
2011 – Broncos and Bulls, BIFB 11 Projections, Ballarat International Foto Biennale, Victoria, Australia.
2011 – FLUXface in Space! FLUXmUSeum, Fort Worth, Texas, USA.
2011 – TroyArt International Exhibition at MUBE. Museu Brasileiro da Escultura, São Paulo Brazil.
2010 – FotoCentral. A show case for the lecturers and students of Central TAFE who exhibited at 2010 FotoFreo. Central Gallery, Northbridge, Perth, Western Australia.
2010 – ‘Til Death Do Us Part.  A Book About Death at the RNG Gallery, Nebraska, Omaha, USA.
2010 – “Um Livro Sobre A Morte” at the Museu Brasileiro da Escultura, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
2007 – York Society Photographic Awards, York, Western Australia.
2006 – SiteUnseen 06, FotoFreo 2006, Fremantle, Western Australia.
2005 – York Society Photographic Awards, York Western Australia.
2004 – SiteUnseen 05, Perth, Western Australia.

Awards

2012 – Gem Camera Club Spring in the Hills Competition and Exhibition, 3rd place in the open category

2007 – York Photographic Award

Collections

My work is held in public and private collections in Australia, United States of America and Brazil.

Books

Paul’s Guide to Perth, Western Australia (ISBN: 978-0-646-93070-1) 2014
Tasmanian Tales – Blurb Publishing 2013
Perth’s Best Bush, Coast, and City Walks, Woodslane (ISBN 9781921606793 ) 2010

Books to which I contributed material to:

KART – magazine of multiplicity issue #39

FujiFilm SiteUnseen 05

FujiFilm SiteUnseen 06

Western Australia; Land of Rising Stars

  • Joined: March 2013

Journal

Thank You!!

Thank you to the client who bought a medium sized canvas print of the above shot.
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NEPAL EARTHQUAKE

I have very fond memories of Nepal. I went there in November to December 1987, and although the people are among the poorest in the world I found them to be some of the most cheerful and hospitable people I have ever met. One of my fondest memories is of a night when we stayed at a remote farmhouse while trekking. I had been ill with dysentery for a couple of months and had lost a lot of weight a…
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GARDEN UPDATE

Australian painted lady butterfly (Vanessa kershawi). Olympus Pen EP-5 with Olympus 60mm f2.8 macro lens and Olympus FL600-R speed light. / I’m always amazed at what I can find in my back garden. This is just an ordinary suburban backyard and yet I seem to find something new to photograph on a weekly basis. If you pine for an African Wildlife safari but never have the coin I’d try getting out in …
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HOMESICK

A Walk Down The Lane. Canon EOS 5d with Canon EF 28-135mm f3.5-5.6 IS lens, Cokin circular polarising filter and Cokin graduated neutral density filter. / Missing the endless blue skies and red dirt of the Wheatbelt of Western Australia terribly. / Seen Better Days. Pentax 645 IIn with Pentax 45-85 f4 lens with Cokin circular filter and Cokin graduated neutral density filter. Fujicolor 160S / Yor…
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