AIPP State Awards wrap up smoothly

The AIPP Epson State Award winners have been revealed, after several months of the event visiting each corner of Australia. In something of a trial of the ‘new regime’, the contest ran smoothly, proving that each AIPP State Council had … Continue reading

Start-up aims to maximise print sales

Interesting new entrepreneurial start-up businesses are emerging in the photo industry, creating a fresh line of resources for established and up-and-coming professional photographers to tap into. A couple of photography-related start-ups have recently popped up on ProCounter‘s radar (ie, e-mail … Continue reading

‘National Centre of Photography’ for Ballarat

The Ballarat International Foto Biennale (BIFB) has purchased the heritage-listed former Union Bank building for $1.3 million, with plans for transforming the old building into a  National Centre of Photography. The 436-square-metre historic building on Lydiard Street South will eventually … Continue reading

Industry figures receive honours

Three photo industry luminaries – Gael Newton, Moshe Rosenzveig, and the late Ian Poole – have received honours or awards for their significant contribution to Australian visual arts. Gael and Moshe were Member of the Order of Australia (OAM) recipients … Continue reading