Shimmer across the City contributing artists
Celebrating the ‘perfect shot’, the process and the equipment used to create each image, representing photographers from all walks of life, skill sets and postcodes. These are the artists who were successful in their applications to be involved with Shimmer across the City.
Abbey is an Adelaide based artist inspired by nature and the folklore surrounding natural landscapes. Through the making and photographing of diorama settings her work focuses on the intriguing atmosphere of forests and bog lands.
Anastasia Comelli’s practice includes both non-narrative and visual narratives of filmmaking and photography. In both formats she sees the world through a lens, capturing worlds that challenge her artistic ability and pose a question to her audience about her common themes of femininity and cultural identity. She has a strong style for hyper-visual imagery that looks at the multiple facets of what women can be.
Bernadette Mc Namara
Bernadette is an avid amateur photographer who enjoys travel especially Thailand and Vietnam, and has been a member of Edwardstown Photography club for 3 years, which has helped increase her passion for photography.
Caitlin is a 22-year-old passionate photographer. She enjoys capturing the best things in day to day life with creativity, that she can do to the best of my ability.
Caleb is a hobbyist photographer residing in Port Noarlunga and currently undertaking a Bachelor of Psychology. Caleb prides himself on observational photography and finding nuances.
Chryssi taught herself to use to use a camera for her European family holiday. She now tries to photograph the world’s beauty, finding humour in the scenes that she captures.
Claire is a year 12 student who is highly drawn to landscape photography. Claire feels photography is a great way to express her creativity.
Craig started photography over 20 years ago with Carclew youth arts. Now, a passion for community sport and a love for the camera, the action shots and our beautiful landscapes and wildlife is what drives him for that perfect shot.
Danny is a commercial and fine art photographer based in Adelaide. He has extensive experience in a number of photographic genres, a real people person whose photographic passion extends from the Corporate Architectural photo shoot to all things nature and the great outdoors.
Davide has a contagious passion for our natural world and for sharing its beauty with others. As an environmental scientist, photographer and filmmaker, he advocates for the natural connection between ecosystems, encompassing the environment and the people within it.
Elmar is a landscape photographer from Melbourne, Australia. Starting out with photography in 2007, he won the Low Light nomination in 2013 Sony World Photography Award.
Fiona Borthwick is an Adelaide based visual artist working primarily in analogue and digital photography. Her practice explores constructs of identity through ideas of memory and its connection to place.
Gail is rarely out without her camera. She also sews costumes, which she incorporates into photography as digital art. Her dog photography has been published in fundraising calendars for a local community dog school.
Hayley fell in love with photography from a young age, thanks mostly to her Great Nan. Almost 10 years ago, she bought her very first camera and gave photography a shot! Hayley had an interest in capturing special moments and beautiful landscapes since and loves that she can freeze a memory forever.
Hormoz is a photographer and director. His major works include the solo exhibitions “Bestial”, “Ajutila”, the photography books “Baptême”, “Another” and the feature film “I dreamt under the water”. He mainly explores surrealistic, nightclubbing and social issues.
Ivy Balmer is a young South Australian artist, who loves to paint, draw and take photos. She is currently doing her degree of Bachelor of arts at Flinders University.
Jan is an Aldinga Beach photographer, who works with digital and analogue film. He has a passion for capturing images of the contemporary and the iconic.
Jen is a collector of stories, chasing fleeting expressions and the moments in-between. Moments of grace when the ordinary shines so exquisitely. You'll find her in the sun and under the stars, transfixed by light and all that are in it.
John is a 50-year-old male who is married with two wonderful children and a very supportive wife. john really enjoys photography and is continually learning new ways of capturing moments.
An Adelaide based Portrait and Headshot photographer focussed on creating powerful and engaging pictures of humans that are authentic and connect with the viewer. Giving people an unseen version of themselves.
Lia is a hobbyist photographer, she loves to capture dramatic landscapes from around the world, specifically from her home of South Australia. Lia’s goal is to capture a memory that can be revisited forever.
Matthew has always loved photography but never had the time or money to invest into it.
A pilot’s license came first then family came along. Luckily time in the oil field has helped him get some photography gear and now his journey begins.
As a photographer, Melissa’s aim is to bring focus to the little things in life, reminding as many people as she can to slow down and appreciate the moments they might otherwise miss.
Morgan enjoys both photography and many different art styles. She especially enjoys combining mediums such as photography and digital art. You can find more of her work on instagram
Steve is a wildlife photographer, passionate about the conservation and protection of our planets endangered and vulnerable species. Steve is aiming to raise awareness and encourage others to consider how we save our planets wildlife.
A minimum of 50% of all sales of his photography is donated to foundations he supports for wildlife conservation.
Sue is a visual storyteller, focussing on quirky vignettes of family and everyday life, along with the sea, sky, reflections & abstractions. In her image, ‘Swirling Seas’ Sue discovered magic overlapping with reality.
Tabitha is a creative & missionary, currently living in Adelaide. She has spent the last few years studying, travelling the globe and working with a missionary organisation called YWAM. These experiences have deeply inspired the way she captures the raw & simplistic moments of the outdoors and the world around her.
Taylor Parham is a current Masters of Contemporary Arts student at UniSA. He often spends his nights exploring the city and suburbs of Adelaide, photographing the mundane from a perspective that appears both familiar and unfamiliar.