"The art of a photographer is to create a compelling image .
To create a compelling image you first must understand the art of photography."Austin Langford
Austin Langford began his career as an assistant within a commercial studio working in the Darkroom and with large format cameras both 10x 8 and 5x4 formats learning and refining his craft in the advertising studio .
A highlight he says was taking 1st place category win (for New World Wines) for a 300-page book "Wine In New Zealand" at the International Gourmand Book Awards, in Spain,2004, from a field of over 200 entries.
Austin founded his own studio, which he runs from an idyllic country setting in Kumeu, west of Auckland, New Zealand.