Thursday 4th July to Wednesday 31st July 2019
Together with Canon, join us as we welcome Phil Hillyard to Ted's World of Imaging!
Phil Hillyard began his career as a copy boy with the Adelaide News gaining a cadetship as a photographer eight months later in 1989. After it's closure in 1992 he freelanced for a couple of years before accepting a staff position on the Adelaide Advertiser working there as a news photographer and moving over to sport in 1996.
He transferred to the Daily Telegraph in 1998 and is currently working there as a senior sports photographer. He has spent many years travelling with the Australian Cricket team and has covered tours in India, England, Sri Lanka, South Africa and the West Indies. He has covered five consecutive Olympic Games, two Commonwealth Games, countless AFL and NRL matches, soccer in South America and the Boxing Day Tsunami in Sri Lanka. He has won many national and international awards for his work including nine Walkley Awards. He was twice been named Australian Press Photographer of the Year in 2001 and 2011.
His latest exhibition displays a selection of his photographic highlights from the past 30 years.