Born & raised in Melbourne, Australia, James took up photography in 2012 whilst visiting Italy. Landscapes were the main focus once picking up his first Canon DSLR, and has not looked back. The weather photography came only a year later, deciding to venture to tornado alley in the United States of America. Not having much luck on the first storm chasing journey, he has returned every year since and has captured mother nature at her most dangerous. From breathtaking tornadoes to storm structure which you have to see to believe. After capturing such stunning images from storm chasing, James’ has been published in numerous magazines & publications around the world including National Geographic, Australian Photography Magazine & Red Bull. James’ biggest award was the 2015 National Geographic Photo of The Year for his image ‘Dirt’, a jaw-dropping anticyclonic tornado in Colorado, USA.
Landscapes were his main focus after buying his first Canon DSLR. His interest in weather photography began about a year later when he traveled to “Tornado Alley” in the United States Midwest to shoot monster s... Read More