Adrian Lander is a commercial photographer and director living in Melbourne and working throughout Australia. He has over 22 years of experience, beginning in London, LA and then Australia. Starting in the times of dark rooms, 10 x 8 film cameras, and elaborate lighting setups has given him the perfect grounding. His work is known for its unique style and diversity and his images have been part of many successful advertising campaigns, books and exhibitions both in Australia and overseas.
Adair Lander (Adrian’s producer… and wife) has 25 years experience in photography and motion production and has worked exclusively with Adrian for 20 years. As a director/producer team we offer full service production.
We work cohesively with a range of talented and experienced people to get the best results. We are flexible and scalable depending on job requirements and budgets.
Adrian’s awards include: Louis Roederer Artistry of Wine Award (2018), Pink Lady Food Photographer of the year –finalist (2017), Louis Roederer Artistry of Wine Award (2014) for Yeringberg shortfilm, Communication Arts Photography Annual 2010 – Award of Excellence, AWARDS 2006 – Chupa Chups and Defence Force, Cannes Lion 2006 – Gold Winner – Chupa Chups, Young Guns 2005 – Bonze Winner – Chupa Chups, Linden Gallery postcard winner 2005 – Fish Landscape, Shoot the chef Sydney Morning Herald winner 2004, Jacobs Creek Ladle 2003 / bronze, Jacobs Creek Ladle 2004 / bronze, New York Festival – Leonardi advertising (Vivacious), Mobius USA – Gold for Carlton Cold ‘love heart’, The IACP Cookbook Awards – Finalist Banc, Andre Simon Book Prize 1999 – winner Red and White by Max Allen., Glenfiddich Awards 1999 – nominated for photography and design, MADC awards 1998 – nominated for best photography, MADC awards 1999 – nominated for best photography.
Adrian’s personal work has been widely exhibited, including: Leica Gallery – Brighton series (2005), Linden Gallery – Postcard Group show (2005), Blender Gallery Canberra series (2007), IFAW Group Exhibiton (2008), Panelpop Gallery – UK Overgrown as part of the Design for Everyone Festival in Melbourne (2009), ACP Sydney – Group show Images from Adland (2011), S2 Studio – Group show for Charity Auction – Sydney Dogs and Cats Home (2011), Changing Lanes – Group show – Bring HeART to the streets (2011), Pin-Up Gallery – Material Series group show – WOOD (2014), Pin-Up Gallery – Material Series group show – GLASS (2013), The Grey Area – GLASS Doors with Elaine Miles (2015), The Grey Area – Departures Group Show (2017), Tacit Gallery – Chromotopia (2018), The Grey Area – Liminal (2019)