Heather Lighton

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'Dogs Are the Best People': Heather Lighton's Dignified Canine Portraits

We spoke to the photographer on National Puppy Day about the fine art of taking pictures of dogs.
Heather Lighton
3.23.15
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Sarah Pannell's Un-noticed Places

With BAs in International relations and photography, Sarah applies considered thought to what she's shooting.
Heather Lighton
12.16.14
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Ryan Cookson's Imperfect Photographs

Walking around with a clean stride and a Contax G2 at his hip, Ryan starts conversations with the kind of people most of us would probably avoid eye contact with. Then, sometimes, he takes their picture.
Heather Lighton
10.16.13
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Sam Wong Takes Photos When The Party’s Over

Sam Wong's teen years alone in a big city introduced him to photography, hip hop, and the distinct characters that would populate his work.
Heather Lighton
7.31.13
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Jack Shelton’s California Love

Jack Shelton is a tall, attractive kid from Melbourne’s beachside suburbia with a fetish for California and weed—or “spinach” as he calls it.
Heather Lighton
7.15.13
Stuff

From Rags to Bitches

My dog Herb was found wandering the streets. Now he drinks puppy chinos and has a $65 lead. I’m reluctant to let anything from the mere supermarket touch his baby fur seal soft body. This has caused me to wonder: What can I get for Herb?
Heather Lighton
4.24.13
News

Puppies and Kitties and Crying Protesters

The Lost Dogs Home in North Melbourne had an open day this weekend to celebrate their 100th birthday. Which sounds like a pretty sweet day out, except for the protest being held across the road accusing them of murdering dogs for cash.
Heather Lighton
3.4.13
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Rohan Hutchinson's "Kanazawa Study" is Clean, Cool, Awesome

When Rohan Hutchinson goes out shooting, he doesn’t do local and he doesn’t pack light.
Heather Lighton
8.1.12
Fashion

Happy Easter

Photos and styling: Heather Lighton
Heather Lighton
4.6.12
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Bush

Bull Ants And Bare Bits In The Australian Outback
Heather Lighton
12.6.11