Mieke Boynton is a specialist landscape and aerial photographer from Bright in the Alpine Valleys of North-East Victoria (Australia). She and her partner Matt Palmer their "Alpine Light" photographic art gallery in her home town in December 2021.
Mieke was the first Australian and first female to win the prestigious Epson International Pano Awards in 2019, and that same year, she was also named Victorian Landscape Photographer of the Year.
Mieke is a Grand Master with the Australian Photographic Society (APS), and last year, received her Masters with Distinction from the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photography (NZIPP). SheI was also named 2021 NZIPP International Photographer of the Year and 2022 NZIPP Australian Landscape (in-camera) Photographer of the Year.
She is also a winner of the Maitre de la Fédération Internationale de l'Art Photographique (MFIAP) Distinction with FIAP (the International Federation of Art Photography).
We talk about her experiences in aerial photography, the opening of her gallery with her partner and her journey to that point via the Kimberley along with a whole lot more.