Blog 2022-07-21T04:02:27+00:00

Commercial photography blog of Brisbane based industrial photographer Dave Wicks. This is a collection of musings about my experiences in the industrial photography arena. Photography is my passion, allowing me to travel to some of the most remote places in Australia and around the world. Keeping this in mind, I’ve also been to some of the most intriguing locations literally right in the middle of suburbia that few know exist.

Commercial photography is a profession that quite simply puts you in front of the most amazing human shows on the planet. As a photographer we not only get to witness the spectacle that is human ingenuity and endeavour but we also become part of that story, if only for a short time. We are visual communicators, historians, time travellers and story tellers.


The world is in a very exciting place at the moment with some of the most amazing technology available to photographers never before seen in history. Having this available technology at our fingertips, it is now possible to take our audience to places that were previously unreachable. I am excited to show you some of those areas that most don’t get to see. For more up to date photography chit-chat pop over to my facebook page, or have a look at Instagram.

3108, 2021


Photographers are also there! I recently had the pleasure of attending the “World Press Photo Exhibition 2021” at the Brisbane Powerhouse. The exhibition was fantastic, albeit a little stifled with the restrictions of Covid-19, but none the less amazing as expected. One of the greatest things an artist

509, 2018


IS COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY CREATIVE? A question I was asked recently and one that I have been asked many times in the past, is commercial photography creative? Most people would answer a resounding “Of Course”, but many people have questioned me based on the meaning of “Creativity”. See below: