The Art of Photographing Babies and Children –
Nobody knows how to capture children the same as Anthony Cottrell
Meet Anthony Cottrell
Anthony’s infectious grin and enthusiasm have contributed to an amazing career as a highly successful photographer and International photographer trainer for over 35 Years.
Today he specialises in a passion of teaching photography.
Prior to devoting a lot of his time to educating others. Anthony was the owner and principal photographer of one of Australia’s leading portrait studios and boasts a customer base of over 30,000 dedicated clients.
Anthony today conducts one of Australia’s most attended photography education programmes including a highly popular Photography Master Class series. He has personally trained over 15,000 photography enthusiasts who have packed presentation rooms around Australia and New Zealand to their capacity to attend one of his presentations.
Elegant Maternity Portraiture by Anthony Cottrell
His work is renowned as being highly emotive. His fine-art Images of new-born babies, children, family groups and high fashion glamour are distinctive. His passion for photography today also incorporates unique photography experiences where he teaches and conducts workshops for groups of photography enthusiasts in some of the World’s most spectacular locations.
One of the highlights of his career was opening Australia’s first purpose built glamour/makeover studio in 2001 (Studio Vogue) and with his unique style created a “craze” that soon swept the country and a thriving business turning over in excess of $2 Million Dollars per year.
Anthony’s photography expertise has also seen him spending time photographing with some of the World’s great names in photography including Lord Patrick Litchfield, Monte Zucker and Anne Geddes. His photography skills are indeed highly sought after and as a result, in the late 90’s he was commissioned by Kodak to consult and train to over 65 professional studios owners throughout Australia and New Zealand.
Anthony possesses an easy way of explaining the fundamentals of photography providing a full understanding of the features and functions of your camera.
Anthony Cottrell Images of Dance
His Public Speaking and Presentation Skills
Attendees at any of Anthony’s presentations are guaranteed of a unique and engaging teaching style which provides an informative, yet very easy learning experience which is both entertaining and highly rewarding.
Anthony states that he does cherish the freedom that his lifestyle now offers, however, he adds that he’s also very passionate about the simple pleasures of great company, good food and awesome wine. I have heard though, If you cannot find Anthony enthusiastically engaging an audience somewhere around the World, you will most likely find him on board a yacht sailing around some tropical island.