Author(s): Steve Baccon
From Geoffrey Rush to Jennifer Hawkins; Kelly Slater to Julia Gillard; Nicole Kidman to Gough Whitlam; and Jack Thompson to Missy Higgins. Be they film stars, musicians, supermodels, sportspeople or politicians - this beautiful collection of portraits is testament to the unique connection that Steve Baccon, one of Australia's leading photographers, finds with his subjects. Original, revealing, often playful, Baccon's portraits are a stunning showcase of modern celebrity and the photographer's art.
Steve Baccon is a former photojournalist from the Fairfax stable who now works freelance, predominantly in the fashion and advertising fields .
Steve has been a finalist in the Olive Cotton portrait prize (05, 06 & 07), the Sydney Morning Herald ‘shoot the chef’ portrait prize (03 & 04), Head alternative photographic portrait prize (05 & 06) and the Citigroup Photographic Portrait prize (04). His commercial clients vary from Quiksilver to Oakley and Freemantle to Universal Music and his editorial clients include the SMH, Good Weekend, Rolling Stone, GQ, Waves, Madison and AWW among many more. He lives in Cronulla with his wife and 2 daughters