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Richard Woldendorp, AM

Richard Woldendorp was born in Utrecht, Holland, in 1927. He has lived in Australia since 1951. He was named Australian Photographer of the Year for his landscape photography and now specialises in photographing the Australian landscape from the air which has led to extensive travels throughout the country. His photographs have been exhibited in Australia and overseas. He was made a State Living Treasure for his contribution to the Arts.

Awards

Queen’s Birthday Honours List (2012)
ACMP Hall of Fame (2002)
AIPP Honorary Life Member (1998)
Professional Photographer Award, W.A. Industrial Category (Winner 1992)
Fellow of the AIPP (1991)
Professional Photographer Award, WA Landscape Category (Winner 1984, 1986, 1988, 1990)
Professional Photographer Award, Aust. Industrial Category (Winner 1982)
Australian Professional Photographer (Winner 1982)

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