Why are we still fascinated by painted portraits in the age of mobile phone selfies? – ABC news | Ad On Picture

Although our daily lives are inundated with photographs, the painted portrait still plays an important role in telling stories about human experiences and characters, and in creating intimate connections between people. One of Australia’s richest portrait awards, the Lester Prize received 720 entries from across the country depicting Australians in myriad ways, from the abstract … Read more

Trauma-informed photography class gives abuse survivors new perspective and boosts self-esteem – ABC News | Ad On Picture

Child sexual abuse survivors say a photography class teaches them to see beauty in the world and helps them gain a sense of confidence — all with their smartphones. After photographer Mitch Dunn delivered the six-week course in Ballarat last year, participants stayed in touch and shared their photos on a private social media group … Read more

Trauma-informed photography class gives abuse survivors new perspective and boosts self-esteem – ABC News | Ad On Picture

Child sexual abuse survivors say a photography class teaches them to see beauty in the world and helps them gain a sense of confidence — all with their smartphones. After photographer Mitch Dunn delivered the six-week course in Ballarat last year, participants stayed in touch and shared their photos on a private social media group … Read more