Awards

Communication Arts Photography Annual 2021, Award of Excellence, 'The Great Blue Heron'

Communication Arts Photography Annual 2021, Finalist For Sale Category, 'The Day After Tomorrow'

Communication Arts Photography Annual 2021, Finalist For Sale Category, 'Giraffes, an Evolutionary Masterpiece'

Communication Arts Photography Annual 2021, Finalist For Sale Category, 'The Great Blue Heron'

Communication Arts Photography Annual 2020, Finalist For Sale Category, 'Pastel and Ice'

Travel Photographer of the Year 2019, Endangered Planet Category, Winner

Travel Photographer of the Year 2019, Endangered Planet Category, Special Mention

Travel Photographer of the Year 2019, The Art of Travel , Finalist

Travel Photographer of the Year 2019, Endangered Planet Category, Finalist

Communication Arts Photography Annual 2019, Finalist For Sale Category, 'Night Serpent'

Communication Arts Photography Annual 2019, Finalist For Sale Category, 'Serengeti Short Rains'

Communication Arts Photography Annual 2018, Award of Excellence, 'Dinner Time'

Travel Photographer of the Year 2016, Best Single Image in a Portfolio-Journeys and Adventures, Special Mention

72nd POYi, Pictures of the Year International 2015, 'Award of Excellence' for Science & Natural History

Honoured as one of the world's top '100 Photography Heroes', Professional Photographer Magazine UK

Travel Photographer of the Year 2013, Portfolio - Vanishing & Emerging Cultures, Highly Commended

Travel Photographer of the Year 2013, One Shot – Extraordinary, Runner-Up

Lucie Foundation International Photography Awards 2013, Professional Category Editorial Environmental, Honourable Mention

Lucie Foundation International Photography Awards 2013, Professional Category People Culture, Honourable Mention

Lucie Foundation International Photography Awards 2013, Professional Category People Children, Honourable Mention

Lucie Foundation International Photography Awards 2013, Professional Category Nature Underwater, Honourable Mention

Lucie Foundation International Photography Awards 2013, Professional Category Nature Wildlife, Honourable Mention

Communication Arts Photography Annual 2013, Award of Excellence for Series, 'The Night Walkers', Winner

Communication Arts Photography Annual 2013, Award of Excellence for Single Image, 'The Poacher, the Ranger, and the Virus', Winner

PromaxBDA 2013 Promotion, Marketing and Design Awards for Global Excellence, Winner of 2 x Silver Muse Awards for Design Art Direction & Design

The New Scientist Eureka Prize for Science Photography 2012, Winner

Travel Photographer of the Year 2012, Portfolio-Journeys, Runner-up

PromaxBDA International Awards 2012, Winner of 2 x Golden Muse Awards

Lucie Foundation International Photography Awards 2012, Professional Category People and Culture, Honourable Mention

Lucie Foundation International Photography Awards 2012, Professional Category Fine Art Landscape, Honourable Mention

Lucie Foundation International Photography Awards 2012, Professional Category Editorial Environmental, Honourable Mention

Lucie Foundation International Photography Awards 2012, Professional Category, Editorial Photo Essay

Lucie Foundation International Photography Awards 2012, Professional Category Feature Story, Honourable Mention

Veolia Environment Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2012, Finalist, The Wildlife Photojournalist Award

The New Scientist Eureka Prize for Science Photography 2011, Winner

Communication Arts Photography Annual 2011, Award of Excellence for Single Image, 'Glacial Cap', Winner

Melbourne High School Distinguished Old Boys Gallery, Inducted May 2011

2008 New Scientist Eureka Prize for Science Photography, Highly Commended

Australian Geographic Society 'Pursuit of Excellence' Award 2004

Visa Pour L'Image Photojournalism Festival, Perpignan France 2003, National Geographic "Where Ships and Workers go to Die"

BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year, Finalist 12 times.

BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year, Semi-Finalist 20 times.

Travel Photographer of the Year 2006, Magnum Photos Judges Favourite Award, Winner

Travel Photographer of the Year 2006, Iconic Portfolio

ANZANG Nature and Landscape Photographer of the Year 2006, Highly Commended

The Henries, London 2006, Award for the Best Photographic Selection of Greeting Cards by National Geographic

New Scientist Eureka Prize for Photographic Journalism 2005, Highly Commended

African Safari Magazine Canon Award 1992, Winner