In our pursuit to help the Canon community thrive and grow together, we have collaborated with Getty Images to create the “This is Australia” media library.
By joining the community as a stock photographer and contributing your images and videos, you will have the opportunity to make money by licensing your work to a global audience of 1.5 million Getty Images customers.
How Do You See Australia Today?
“This is Australia” celebrates the diversity and authenticity of contemporary Australian culture, focussing on the people and places that make it such a special country to live and travel in.
If you have a knack for capturing the magic of everyday life in Australia, you could turn your passion into a vocation by becoming a contributor.
Find Inspiration and Develop Your Creative Skills
Shoot briefs for “This is Australia” are created using industry trends to identify the most in demand content themes and spark your creativity.
As a contributor you will be granted access to exclusive learning resources, the latest trend insights and tools, empowering you to create the content customers are actively seeking.
Connect with a Community of Talented Creatives
By joining the “This is Australia” collective, you are joining the world’s largest image distribution network and unlocking a world of new creative partnerships and professional opportunities. You will have opportunities to meet fellow creatives at events across the country, and the contributor community is also active online, making it quick and easy to stay connected with your new network while benefiting from professional peer-to-peer support.
Check out stories from Canon community members who became fast-tracked Getty Images contributors through 'This is Australia'
Take a look at the current "This is Australia" library, which includes more than 7,700 images from over 200 contributors. If you become an accepted contributor, this is where your work will be displayed.See library
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Discover the striking beauty of the Great Barrier Reef through the lens of aerial photographer Josh Smith.
In this interview Hugh talks about the evolution of his style has evolved, a memorable encounter with Clint Eastwood, and the joy he finds in connecting with people.
Peter Franc discusses how he captures stunning aerial photographs of evaporative ponds in Western Australia's Shark Bay World Heritage Area.
Stefano Bona shares the experience behind his winning image from Canon Light Awards LIVE: Adelaide. Read more here.
A discussion of women’s surf imagery in 2017.
What’s next for the future of women’s surfing?
'Self Portrait' was the latest #CanonChallenge set by community member Andrea Francolini – and in an era dominated by the #selfie, we were excited to see what people would come up with.