Dan O’Day is an Australian based Photographer, specializing in wedding and Fine Art photography. Influenced by his former life as a contemporary artist, Dan’s wedding images reflect the commitment to his art practice, refining techniques and constantly developing & refining his practice.
Dan is an AIPP Master Photographer with 3 gold bars and is the current AIPP Australian Wedding Photographer of the Year. Dan has also been published as “one of the top 10 contemporary wedding photographers in the world” by Bill Hurter (Author, Former Editor in Chief at Rangefinder and After Capture Magazines)
Since going full time with his wedding business in 2009, Dan has managed to run a highly successful wedding business – Dan is a highly sought after keynote speaker being regularly commissioned for weddings, speaking engagements and judging commitments all over the world.
He has been a finalist and been nominated as one of the Top 5 Highly Commended in one of the worlds’ most prestigious art prizes, The Doug Moran Prize. In 2012 Dan won the Momento Pro, Head On Australian Documentary Book of the Year for his story of Ginger and Pearl “Two Lives, One Love: A Retrospective.”
Dan’s Fine Art photography has been exhibited extensively Australia-wide and also held in collections in London, Paris, and Germany.
Dan’s wedding work has been published in VOGUE, HarpersBazaar, Frankie Magazine, Rangefinder, CAPTURE MAG and Better Photography to name a few.
Dan was the winner of the 2018 International Wedding Photographer of the Year Awards.