Portrait of Hon Dr Barry Jones – “The Courage Party” Two things happened on Saturday. I read Dr Barry Jones article “The Courage Party” in The Saturday Paper, and Heide gave me another portrait to add to the Noted Australians Collection on her website- and the portrait was of Barry Jones! If you are too […]
Sister Anne Gardiner- Senior Australian of the Year 2017April the 12th 2016 was the last time I set foot on Bathurst Island NT. The short flight from Darwin is always a delight for the eyes for the scenery below and when we land it is like coming home. July the 30th 1987 was the very […]
Richard Neville 1941-2016 Australian writer, social commentator, editor of Oz in the 1960s-70s, an irreverent, radical counter culture magazine. I took these shots at the National Press Club Canberra, where I was the “photographer in residence”, on 15 March 1994. I remember that he had a wicked sense of humour and that he was a […]
Vintage Portraits of Justice Michael Kirby 1999Michael Kirby Set: Three vintage unmounted, toned silver gelatine photographs, size 22x28cm, (one 22x25cm), photographed and printed 1999, excellent condition. Click centre of image to enlarge.Use the contact form at the foot of this page, or phone on 0244761171 to check prices.
Vintage Portraits of Dr HC “Nuggett” Coombs 1991 Nuggett Coombs Set: Three vintage unmounted, silver gelatine photographs, size 18x15cm on 25x20cm, photographed and printed 1991, excellent condition. Click centre of image to enlarge. Use the contact form at the foot of this page, or phone on 0244761171 to check prices.
vintage portraits noted australiansabout vintage portraits noted australians: I have been fortunate to have photographed many outstanding Australians. This collection is a who’s who of Australian high achievers over a thirty year period.about the prints: Details of each original print are displayed with each image, and include the type of print, when the photograph was taken and […]
Portrait of Judith Wright McKinney (1915-2000)Portrait of Judith Wright McKinney (1915-2000) © copyright Heide Smith.Judith Wright features on my website in The Canberrans Collection, the Noted Australians Collection, and in the Limited Edition of 25 – People GalleryIntroductionSome years ago my husband Brian and I collaborated on a series of articles for the Canberra Times; he […]
Portrait of Hon Dr Ken Crispin QC Dr Ken Crispin was a barrister and Queens Counsel specializing in criminal law, ACT Director of Public Prosecutions, a Judge of the ACT Supreme Court, President of the ACT Court of Appeal, chair of the ACT Law Reform Commission, and author of a number of books, including “Quest […]
Portrait of Sir Mark Oliphant I photographed Sir Mark Oliphant in 1994 at his home in Canberra for a collection I was working on called “The Canberrans – a Vintage Selection”. The exhibition in support of The Council for the Ageing, was held in the ACT Legislative Assembly Building and was launched by the Chief […]