Biography

NATHAN DYER IS A FREELANCE PHOTOJOURNALIST BASED IN VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA.

Nathan works predominantly for the Geelong Advertiser newspaper and R.M. Williams OUTBACK magazine, which sees him split his time between the city and the bush.

A former photojournalist for The West Australian newspaper, Nathan earned his stripes on The Kimberley Echo newspaper in outback Western Australia.

Nathan has contributed journalism, photography and travel writing to outlets including R.M. Williams OUTBACK, Herald Sun, Courier Mail, SA Weekend Magazine, The Australian, The West Australian, The Weekend West, The Weekend Australian Magazine, ABC Radio National, Countryman, National Indigenous Times, OUTthere, Frankie, Vacations and Travel, Australian House and Garden, Australian Traveller, Get Lost, and Trail Run Magazine.

Nathan has received the following industry accolades for his journalism and photography:

  • Winner: Best Photograph/WA Rural Media Awards 2016
  • Winner: Best Feature/WA Rural Media Awards 2016
  • Commeded: Best Agribusiness Story/Rural Press Club of Victoria Awards 2016
  • Winner: Best Regional Coverage/WA Rural Media Awards 2015
  • Honourable mention: Best Media Feature/WA Rural Media Awards 2014
  • Honourable mention: Best Photograph/WA Rural Media Awards 2014
  • Honourable mention: 2013 International Star Prize for Rural Writing/Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Winner: 2013 Kubota Australian Star Prize for Rural Writing
  • Winner: Best Media Feature/WA Rural Media Awards 2012
  • Winner: Nature/Landscape Category/Australian Star Prize for Rural Photography 2012
  • Winner: Best Regional Press Photographer/WA Press Photographer of the Year Awards 2012
  • Second: Best Photo Essay/WA Press Photographer of the Year Awards 2012
  • Winner: Best Photograph/WA Rural Media Awards 2011
  • Winner: Best Regional Coverage/WA Rural Media Awards 2011
  • Highly commended: Country Prize/WA Media Awards 2011
  • Winner: Best Photograph/WA Rural Media Awards 2010
  • Winner: Best Regional Coverage/WA Rural Media Awards 2010
  • Winner: Country Prize/WA Media Awards 2009.

Nathan is available for photographic, journalism and travel writing assignments. To contact Nathan click here.