Fiona is a Photographer and exhibiting Artist based in Sydney. Born in 1976 in Sydney and raised in Germany she returned to Sydney in 2005 with experience working as a Sound Engineer and Camera Assistant for German television, as a photo editor for New Economy Magazine and as Creative Manager for Universal Music, Berlin.
In 2010 Fiona was the winner of the Head On Portrait Prize, one of Australia’s most prestigious photography awards followed by Semi finalist and Finalist in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2017.She was also a finalist in the Olive Cotton Award in 2014 and 2016 amongst other industry awards like the Manning art Prize and finally the National Portrait Prize.
As well as working as a freelance photographer and exhibiting her personal work regularly, Fiona has been tutoring at the Australian Centre for Photography since 2009 and at Sydney Photographic Workshops since 2014. Fiona also offers private tuition to photographers at all levels as well as curatorial advice, business coaching and portfolio development.
Image © Fiona Wolf-Symeondies, 2013.