Photo Media

Georgia Periam

Georgia Periam

PHOTO MEDIA STUDENT Georgia was selected as the winner of the 2016 Wikiriwhi Scholarship Award and used her award to attend a photography workshop at the international Obscura Festival, held...

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Yann-Ru Yang

Yann-Ru Yang

PHOTO MEDIA STUDENT   “Studying Photo Media has given me the opportunity to explore a passion for photography I’ve had since I was young,” says Photo Media graduate...

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Eilish Clark

Eilish Clark

PHOTO MEDIA STUDENT   “Whitecliffe is a great place to learn. We are not just taught technical skills like how to take a photograph, the grounding in fine arts supports our...

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Peng Chen

Peng Chen

PHOTO MEDIA STUDENT   Peng studied fine arts at school in China before coming to New Zealand for tertiary study. His initial intention when he started at Whitecliffe was to pursue...

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Mish O'Neill

Mish O'Neill

PHOTO MEDIA GRADUATE (2015) MASTERS OF FINE ARTS CANDIDATE(2018)   “I started at Whitecliffe knowing nothing so I have learned so much, from technical skills to understanding...

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Libby Cavenett

Libby Cavenett

PHOTO MEDIA GRADUATE “I really value the installation and exhibition knowledge I gained at Whitecliffe - this is something I am really drawn towards and want to integrate into future...

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James Black

James Black

PHOTO MEDIA GRADUATE   “Working at NZ Fashion Week alongside some of NZ and Australia's top photographers for my third year internship gave me invaluable exposure to the industry...

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Sofia Freeman

Sofia Freeman “I love working with artists and curators who have incredible ideas, then seeing these ideas take shape and become something powerful and beautiful; their passion and...

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Sarah Byron-Wood

Sarah Byron-Wood  “Images in Space wanted a Whitecliffe graduate because their other photographer is a previous graduate,” says Photography graduate Sarah Byron-Wood....

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Yoon Tae Kim

Yoon Tae Kim

Yoon Tae Kim “Photography is the gateway to the world of art; my practice focuses on the art making process, not only conventional photography,” declares photographer and artist...

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Tracey Baird

Tracey Baird

Tracey Baird “The ability to tell stories visually through photography is a large part of what I do,” says photographer and hair stylist Tracey Baird. Tracey does all the...

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Denise Batchelor

Denise Batchelor

Denise Batchelor “I could never have predicted the opportunities that have occurred since graduating,” says photographer and video artist Denise Batchelor, who graduated with her MFA...

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Tracey Porteous

Tracey Porteous

Tracey Porteous “Since completing my MFA and with the acquisition of new equipment, my work is now revisiting aspects of photography learned during my BFA,” says Tracy Porteous....

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Victoria Cullington

Victoria Cullington

Victoria Cullington Photography Year Three “Each student has a chance to show their own talent. The course has taught me more about myself than I imagined and enabled me to understand...

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Jessica Alice Hartley Catchpole

Jessica Alice Hartley Catchpole

Jessica Alice Hartley Catchpole Photography Year Four “This year at Whitecliffe I have been pushed to evolve my ideas and believe that nothing is ever out of reach or too hard and this...

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Rainer Weston

Rainer Weston

PHOTO MEDIA GRADUATE   Rainer is a lens-based artist who incorporates digital design as well as video, photography and installation techniques into the work that he makes and exhibits....

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Leilani Forsyth

Leilani Forsyth

Leilani Forsyth Photography Year Four “With photography you have the ability to merge almost every sort of media to create a single artwork. Photography helps to externalize thoughts,...

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Allison Johnston

Allison Johnston

Allison Johnston –Photography Year FourExploring her own culture has given Fourth Year Photography student Allison Johnston the chance to shape who she is and further discover her identity....

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Lea Schlatter

Lea Schlatter

Lea Schlatter – Photography Year Three “Completing an internship this year at White Studios was a fantastic opportunity to work and build relationships with professional...

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Monica Kwon

Monica Kwon

Monica Kwon - Photo Media Year Four “When it came time to make the decision about what tertiary school I should apply for while in my final year at Pakuranga College, my main influence...

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Emily Raftery

I was a student at Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design for four years, which saw me complete the Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in 2006, majoring in photography. I am now working in, and running...

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