Simon Harsent was recently invited to be a keynote speaker at New Zealand’s most highly anticipated photo industry event, Image Nation.

This annual event gives established, emerging and aspiring pro photographers an invaluable opportunity to hear entertaining and insightful presentations from some of Australasia’s most talented and renowned image makers. So naturally, Simon was honoured to take part in such an event.

Simon’s presentation focused on recurring themes in his work, such as the choices we make and the paths we follow, using his photographs to signpost significant moments in his own life.

In other NZ related news Simon was also interviewed by the lovely Lottie Hedley for the latest edition of Pro Photographer Magazine, the pair discussed the importance of personal work for a commercial photographer and some exciting new projects underway. Stay tuned for further updates.

Photos taken by Jocelen Janon