G.M. Photog., FNZIPP, Hon.FAIPP
Tony Hewitt is the 2013 AIPP Australian Professional Photographer of the Year, as well as the 2013 AIPP Australian Landscape Photographer of the Year. He has been involved in photography for the past 20 years, has earned the Grand Master of Photography status with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography, and has also earned a Fellowship from the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photography, one of only a few Australians to have done so.
He is currently the chairman of the AIPP Australian Professional Photography Awards.
Tony was the winner of the Western Australia Epson Professional Photographer of the Year 2004, together with Western Australia Wedding Photographer and Western Australia Landscape Photographer of the Year, the latter he repeated in 2008.
Tony's instinctive awareness of the nuances of people and their needs in relation to photography has seen him build a successful wedding and portrait business based on referral and reputation. In addition, Tony Hewitt Studios services a growing demand for Tony's landscape and fine-art images. He is known as one of Australia's leading photographic artists.
Tony has co-authored nine books which are reflective of a background of study in the area of life skills and relationships. Presenting ideas and thoughts, combined with his photography, the books stimulate and service the growing demand for information in the area of lifestyle and well-being.
Tony is sought after as a speaker both within and outside the photographic industry. He has been asked to speak and exhibit internationally and has developed a reputation as a creative speaker who touches the heart and changes thinking.