James Gourley is a freelance TV Stills, corporate, portrait, news, entertainment and sport photographer based in Sydney, available to work on location around the world.
Based in sunny Bondi Beach, James works on a large variety of projects and assignments for clients big and small, one day he might be on set taking publicity stills on shows such as' ‘Celebrity Apprentice Australia’, ‘Married At First Sight’ and ‘I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here!’ the next he could in outback Australia photographing a Ute Muster. Whatever you need a photographer for, James can cover it.
James is a certified open water scuba diver, has a current WWCC, a drivers licence with no points, and has the right to work in the UK, Australia and New Zealand at any time.
Before moving to Australia, James was a staff photographer for Rex Shutterstock in London, where he worked as part of the in-house photography team for BAFTA, the National Television Awards, the British Independent Film Awards and the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art Gala (Met Gala). Additionally he worked as part of the Downing Street and Royal Family Rota system’s, allowing him access to closed elements of Political and State Events.
James studied at the London College of Communication (formerly London College of Printing) and graduated with a first class degree in BA (Hons) Photojournalism.
James doesn't like writing in the third person, but does it anyway.
James also runs The Photography Assistant website, a new resource for working and aspiring photographers with tips, tricks, reviews and inspiration.
2012 Professional Photographer Of The Year Awards - Documentary Photography - Runner Up
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