PhotographerBill Gekas
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryMount Waverley, Australia
Photo Date14 January 2015
Entry Description

Classically influenced lit location portrait and part of our long term masters series project.

About Photographer

A dual Greek-Australian citizen born and residing in Melbourne Australia, Bill Gekas is a multi awarded and published portrait photographer. Self taught and by learning the intricacies of photography since the mid 90's, his admiration and respect for the works by the old master painters has influenced his stylistic approach to the craft. His works have been published in various art journals, books, magazines, newspapers and other media outlets worldwide including BBC, NBC Today, ABC News, Daily Mail and others. Although he occasionally shoots commissioned work, the renowned and exhibited works are primarily of his young daughter portraying a protagonist in a storytelling scene, a universal child. Practicing the art of photography and constantly refining his style.