/ 2022 / Nature / Wildlife

Dark Flight

  • Prize
    Bronze in Nature/Wildlife, Gold in Special/Others “Special”
  • Photographer
    Alexandra Cearns
  • Studio
    Houndstooth Studio
  • Website
    https://www.houndstoothstudio.com.au/
  • Instagram
    https://www.instagram.com/houndstoothstudio/

A white tern flies against a dark sky on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands.

Australian photographer Alex Cearns crafts exquisite animal portraits that convey the intrinsic joy people find in animals. As Creative Director of Perth based Houndstooth Studio, she photographs around 1000 animals per year. Her clients include engaged pet lovers, leading corporate brands and around 40 Australian and international animal charities and conservation organisations. Her images have been published extensively in worldwide media, books, magazines and ad campaigns.

Awards Recipient of over 350 global photography, business and philanthropy awards.
Author of 7 books published worldwide.
Global animal photography tour leader.
Photography business coach and educator.
Public speaker.
Photography judge. Ambassador for Tamron, BenQ, Profoto, Spider Holster, Ilford Imaging and Studio ninja.
Philanthropist.
Dog hugger.