Gaye Gerard is an Press Photographer based in Sydney, Australia and embarked on her professional Photography career in 2004.
Specializing in Entertainment, Portraits, Travel & Lifestyle Photography and more recently travel writing; she is an intuitive photographer, who is known for creating vibrant images and who takes time getting to know her clients, allowing them to feel at ease in front of the lens.
Joining one of Americas largest Entertainment Photo Agency’s Wire Image in 2005 as a stringer, working with Australia’s elite PR agencies and Media Outlets, to Photograph a broad range of well-known media personalities and celebrities.
In 2007 she joined Getty Images as a staff photographer for 2 years shooting news, entertainment and events including: 2007 Live Earth Concert, The Danish Royals Visit in 2008, Dalai Lama World Conference in 2009, Aria Awards, MTV Music Awards, TV Week Logie Awards, Australia Fashion Week, Australian Film Awards and continued to work with Getty as contributor.
During her career she has captured performances of artists such as: Beyonce, Pink, Fleetwood Mac, U2, Sting with her work printed regularly by numerous publications worldwide including: Vogue, Spa Life, Signature Luxury Travel Magazine, Rolling Stone, MTV online, Harpers Bazaar, New Idea, Jetstar Magazine, OK magazine, The Epoch times, Instyle Australia, MSN entertainment, Austereo, The Daily Telegraph, Conde nast online, The Sun Herald.
Currently a Freelance Photographer, Gaye was been selected as ambassador for leading camera bag company Lowepro in 2012, also working with other agencies Corbis and AAP as a Contractor.
Gaye is available for assignments & hosting workshops world wide.
- A Masters certificate in NLP - Neuro Linguistic Programming 2007-2009,
to enhance her communication skills enabling her to better connect and understand her clients.
- Public Speaking Certificate - 2008 - 7 day intensive course, Chris Howard.
- Certified Raw Vegan Chef in 2017-18 - California,
Gayes passion for health and nutrition inspired her to train with renowned Plant Based Culinary Academy in Venice Beach, USA, run by renowned vegan Chef Matthew Kenney, expanding her skills and creativity to compliment her role as a Photographer.
Some of Gaye’s more recent assignments have been focused on Wellness Travel, creating articles on Plant Based / Raw Vegan Food, Yoga, Detox and Health Retreats for different publications where food is used as medicine to heal the body, or fueling the body for optimal performance & nourishment, combined with natural therapies and mindfulness practices.
Gaye has also lead her own series of creative Photography workshops at 2 Hotels in Thailand. In 2012, she ran a Photography Wellness Retreat in Koh Samui and has since run a food & photography workshop in Sydney.
" I have learned the power of living a plant based lifestyle, combining it with yoga, movement and meditation is the key I have discovered to becoming a healthier and happier more fulfilled version of myself. My creativity, vitality and energy have soared like never before. It has brought so much joy, passion and purpose to my life.
Photo agencies where Gaye’s images may be licensed:
Gaye is available for assignments worldwide please email your request and she will reply with 24-48 hours.
"Imagination is more powerful than knowledge" - Einstein
The Lantern Group
Honest To Goodness
The Photo Pitch
Polka Dot PR
OK Magazine Australia
Intrepid Travel Europe 2006 Brochure
NAC Group Sydney
Calvin Klein - commissioned for Getty
6DC - PR
Map and Page PR
Vogue Australia, Vogue UK
Signature Luxury Travel Magazine
Yoga Life Dubai
The Rolling Stone
Who Magazine Australia
MTV Australia online
Harpers Bazaar Australia
The Daily Telegraph Sydney
The Ultimate Travel Magazine
Intrepid Travel Brochure
OK Magazine USA and Australia
Talk Talk UK
The Epoch Times.com
E Entertainment Online
Weight Watchers Australia
The Courier Mail
Austereo – 2DayFM
Australia E Entertainment Television
America Online, Inc.
Conde Nast Online,
ESPN Hollywood, ESPN.Com
Cracked Entertainment, Inc.
AS Young Mediahouse GmbH,
Thomas Nelson Learning - Toronto
Terry Breen Alaska Guide Book 2005
Life & Style Weekly
Teen People Online
Grumpy Gourmet Publishing Associated Publications, Inc. Glitter Magazine
Tokyo News Service Ltd.
Idiot Box Productions
Pacific Magazines NZ,
In Touch Weekly
Kate Waterhouse Online
NBC.com Channel 9 News Colorado