A photography community initiative in response to the Australian Bushfire Catastrophe

Image Credit: Matt Palmer

The Project Recapture Team

KAREN ALSOP

HEART PROJECT DIRECTOR

Karen Alsop is the founder of The Heart Project, a charitable organisation that brings hope to families facing challenges through the power of Photography and Photoshop.

Karen brings imagination to life through her Story Art work creating imagery for domestic and commercial clients worldwide.

AIPP Master Photographer, AIPP National Judge, Speaker and Educator, Karen offers her organisational experience to the team to oversee the running of Project Recapture.

Website: www.storyart.com.au

Email: info@storyart.com.au

Phone: 0416 233 451

MARK ROSSETTO​

COACHING CO-ORDINATOR

Mark Rossetto is an international award winning Master Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP), an international keynote speaker and a qualified Photography Business and Life Coach.

Mark will be working with Business Owners that have been directly affected through the fires, and will assist in helping them rebuild their businesses through group Zoom sessions and complimentary online training.

Website: www.markrossetto.com

ROBYN CAMPBELL

PORTFOLIO CO-ORDINATOR, CURATOR and MENTOR  
CO-ORDINATOR

Robyn Campbell is a Master Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP), current Awards Committee Member and National Chair of Jurors. Robyn has been successfully running photography business for over 20 years and is dedicated to helping the professional photography and photographic judging community.

Robyn will be coordinating volunteer photographers and the needs of photographers in fire-affected communities to get their business’ re-established.

Website: www.headshot.com.au

Email: robyn@headshot.com.au

MELANIE BIRT

LOGISTICS CO-ORDINATOR AND ART GALLERY DIRECTOR

Melanie Birt is a Sydney based portrait photographer, merging her media and behavioural science background with her photography work, to create visual stories for her portrait and commercial clients. Melanie has volunteered previously with the AIPP and her community, and through this work has seen how valuable photography can be.

AIPP Associate Photographer, AIPP NSW Council VP and Treasurer, AIPP NSW Judge

Melanie brings her operational experience to the team to provide logistic and operational support to the volunteers, families and sponsors on Project Recapture.

Website: www.melaniebirt.com

Email: mel@melaniebirt.com

Phone: 0412 888 508

NAOMI REITER

EDITOR CO-ORDINATOR

Naomi Reiter is an AIPP Associate Photographer, current AIPP NSW Council President and Sponsorship Liaison. 25+ years as a creative freelance graphic designer and photographer has her creating multi-award winning family photography both in Australia and internationally.

Naomi has worked both as a photographer and editor with the Christmas Wish team (The Heart Project) and is the Co-ordinator of the Editing Team that will be providing photo retouching and repair of fire damaged photographs. Naomi will liaise with our editors from all around the world, to ensure each family has the opportunity to restore precious memories after the fires.

Website: www.naomireiterphotography.com.au

Email: naomi@naomireiterphotography.com.au

Phone: 0404 866 460

JODIE ANDREWS

PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER
CO-ORDINATOR

Jodie Andrews has been capturing newborns and families for 10 years and through the AIPP Awards program, is a Master Photographer and multi award winner.

Although she has two studio locations in Killara (Sydney) and the NSW Central Coast, she often travels annually to capture families in Lithgow and Maitland. In late 2019, Jodie also became a volunteer for the NSW AIPP Council as Membership Liaison officer.

Website: www.jodieandrews.com.au

Email: info@jodieandrews.com.au

KRIS ANDERSON

QUALITY CONTROL CO-ORDINATOR

Kris Anderson is a Brisbane-based theatre and performance photographer focusing on actor headshots, theatre advertising, and production images for theatre companies. A Master Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography, Kris has judged and taught in Australia and internationally, and is the current Queensland Professional Photographer of the Year. Kris coordinates quality control, bringing his critical eye to ensure every product sent out is top quality.

Website: www.imagesbyanderson.com

Email: kris@imagesbyanderson.com

KAREN ALSOP

HEART PROJECT DIRECTOR

Karen Alsop is the founder of The Heart Project, a charitable organisation that brings hope to families facing challenges through the power of Photography and Photoshop.

Karen brings imagination to life through her Story Art work creating imagery for domestic and commercial clients worldwide.

AIPP Master Photographer, AIPP National Judge, Speaker and Educator, Karen offers her organisational experience to the team to oversee the running of Project Recapture.

Website: www.storyart.com.au

Email: info@storyart.com.au

Phone: 0416 233 451

MARK ROSSETTO​

COACHING CO-ORDINATOR

Mark Rossetto is an international award winning Master Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP), an international keynote speaker and a qualified Photography Business and Life Coach.

Mark will be working with Business Owners that have been directly affected through the fires, and will assist in helping them rebuild their businesses through group Zoom sessions and complimentary online training.

Website: www.markrossetto.com

ROBYN CAMPBELL

PORTFOLIO CO-ORDINATOR, CURATOR and MENTOR  
CO-ORDINATOR

Robyn Campbell is a Master Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP), current Awards Committee Member and National Chair of Jurors. Robyn has been successfully running photography business for over 20 years and is dedicated to helping the professional photography and photographic judging community.

Robyn will be coordinating volunteer photographers and the needs of photographers in fire-affected communities to get their business’ re-established.

Website: www.headshot.com.au

Email: robyn@headshot.com.au

MELANIE BIRT

LOGISTICS CO-ORDINATOR AND ART GALLERY DIRECTOR

Melanie Birt is a Sydney based portrait photographer, merging her media and behavioural science background with her photography work, to create visual stories for her portrait and commercial clients. Melanie has volunteered previously with the AIPP and her community, and through this work has seen how valuable photography can be.

AIPP Associate Photographer, AIPP NSW Council VP and Treasurer, AIPP NSW Judge

Melanie brings her operational experience to the team to provide logistic and operational support to the volunteers, families and sponsors on Project Recapture.

Website: www.melaniebirt.com

Email: mel@melaniebirt.com

Phone: 0412 888 508

KAREN ALSOP

HEART PROJECT DIRECTOR

Karen Alsop is the founder of The Heart Project, a charitable organisation that brings hope to families facing challenges through the power of Photography and Photoshop.

Karen brings imagination to life through her Story Art work creating imagery for domestic and commercial clients worldwide.

AIPP Master Photographer, AIPP National Judge, Speaker and Educator, Karen offers her organisational experience to the team to oversee the running of Project Recapture.

Website: www.storyart.com.au

Email: info@storyart.com.au

Phone: 0416 233 451

MARK ROSSETTO​

COACHING CO-ORDINATOR

Mark Rossetto is an international award winning Master Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP), an international keynote speaker and a qualified Photography Business and Life Coach.

Mark will be working with Business Owners that have been directly affected through the fires, and will assist in helping them rebuild their businesses through group Zoom sessions and complimentary online training.

Website: www.markrossetto.com

ROBYN CAMPBELL

PORTFOLIO CO-ORDINATOR, CURATOR and MENTOR  
CO-ORDINATOR

Robyn Campbell is a Master Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP), current Awards Committee Member and National Chair of Jurors. Robyn has been successfully running photography business for over 20 years and is dedicated to helping the professional photography and photographic judging community.

Robyn will be coordinating volunteer photographers and the needs of photographers in fire-affected communities to get their business’ re-established.

Website: www.headshot.com.au

Email: robyn@headshot.com.au

MELANIE BIRT

LOGISTICS CO-ORDINATOR AND ART GALLERY DIRECTOR

Melanie Birt is a Sydney based portrait photographer, merging her media and behavioural science background with her photography work, to create visual stories for her portrait and commercial clients. Melanie has volunteered previously with the AIPP and her community, and through this work has seen how valuable photography can be.

AIPP Associate Photographer, AIPP NSW Council VP and Treasurer, AIPP NSW Judge

Melanie brings her operational experience to the team to provide logistic and operational support to the volunteers, families and sponsors on Project Recapture.

Website: www.melaniebirt.com

Email: mel@melaniebirt.com

Phone: 0412 888 508

JODIE ANDREWS

PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER
CO-ORDINATOR

Jodie Andrews has been capturing newborns and families for 10 years and through the AIPP Awards program, is a Master Photographer and multi award winner.

Although she has two studio locations in Killara (Sydney) and the NSW Central Coast, she often travels annually to capture families in Lithgow and Maitland. In late 2019, Jodie also became a volunteer for the NSW AIPP Council as Membership Liaison officer.

Website: www.jodieandrews.com.au

Email: info@jodieandrews.com.au

NAOMI REITER

EDITOR CO-ORDINATOR

Naomi Reiter is an AIPP Associate Photographer, current AIPP NSW Council President and Sponsorship Liaison. 25+ years as a creative freelance graphic designer and photographer has her creating multi-award winning family photography both in Australia and internationally.

Naomi has worked both as a photographer and editor with the Christmas Wish team (The Heart Project) and is the Co-ordinator of the Editing Team that will be providing photo retouching and repair of fire damaged photographs. Naomi will liaise with our editors from all around the world, to ensure each family has the opportunity to restore precious memories after the fires.

Website: www.naomireiterphotography.com.au

Email: naomi@naomireiterphotography.com.au

Phone: 0404 866 460

KRIS ANDERSON

QUALITY CONTROL CO-ORDINATOR

Kris Anderson is a Brisbane-based theatre and performance photographer focusing on actor headshots, theatre advertising, and production images for theatre companies. A Master Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography, Kris has judged and taught in Australia and internationally, and is the current Queensland Professional Photographer of the Year. Kris coordinates quality control, bringing his critical eye to ensure every product sent out is top quality.

Website: www.imagesbyanderson.com

Email: kris@imagesbyanderson.com

JODIE ANDREWS

PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER
CO-ORDINATOR

Jodie Andrews has been capturing newborns and families for 10 years and through the AIPP Awards program, is a Master Photographer and multi award winner.

Although she has two studio locations in Killara (Sydney) and the NSW Central Coast, she often travels annually to capture families in Lithgow and Maitland. In late 2019, Jodie also became a volunteer for the NSW AIPP Council as Membership Liaison officer.

Website: www.jodieandrews.com.au

Email: info@jodieandrews.com.au

NAOMI REITER

EDITOR CO-ORDINATOR

Naomi Reiter is an AIPP Associate Photographer, current AIPP NSW Council President and Sponsorship Liaison. 25+ years as a creative freelance graphic designer and photographer has her creating multi-award winning family photography both in Australia and internationally.

Naomi has worked both as a photographer and editor with the Christmas Wish team (The Heart Project) and is the Co-ordinator of the Editing Team that will be providing photo retouching and repair of fire damaged photographs. Naomi will liaise with our editors from all around the world, to ensure each family has the opportunity to restore precious memories after the fires.

Website: www.naomireiterphotography.com.au

Email: naomi@naomireiterphotography.com.au

Phone: 0404 866 460

KRIS ANDERSON

QUALITY CONTROL CO-ORDINATOR

Kris Anderson is a Brisbane-based theatre and performance photographer focusing on actor headshots, theatre advertising, and production images for theatre companies. A Master Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography, Kris has judged and taught in Australia and internationally, and is the current Queensland Professional Photographer of the Year. Kris coordinates quality control, bringing his critical eye to ensure every product sent out is top quality.

Website: www.imagesbyanderson.com

Email: kris@imagesbyanderson.com

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