After attaining a bachelor’s degree of Visual Communication majoring in photography, Cameron began his career working as an assistant and freelance photographer.He started working at Getty Images in Sydney as a Picture Desk editor then Assignments Editor and, after many weekends learning from several senior Getty Images photographers, in 2004 the self confessed sports fanatic became a staff photographer.

In the past ten years, Cameron has covered major events including four Olympic Games, two Commonwealth Games, three Rugby World Cups, two Asian Beach Games, two NZ Winter Games, the FIFA World Cup in South Africa and International cricket including three Ashes test series.

Cameron’s work is regularly published in newspapers, magazines and online around the world. Publications include The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, The Daily Telegraph, The Independent, The Times, The Washington Post, The New York Times, Inside Sport, ESPN and Sports Illustrated.

Awards:
Cameron has been recognised with over 18 major photographic Awards including AIPP Australian Sports Photographer of the Year 2010, NPPA Sports Photographer of the Year 2011, POYi Sports Photographer of the Year 2014 – 2nd Place.

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