James made history in 2018 by being the youngest person, at age 22, to win the $50,000 Moran Contemporary Photographic Portrait Prize - Australia’s most prestigious photography prize. He was also awarded two silver medals as a student entrant in the national photography industry’s Australian Professional Photography Awards in 2017.
He is interested in visual storytelling and pursuing new modes of documentary. His work revolves around people, place and circumstance, with current focus on Australian subculture.
Since graduating, James has been working with the Tsuka Project as the project and installation manager.
Photography Studies College (Melbourne) is a division of Photography Holdings Pty. Ltd.
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