Wild party photos see teenager crowned Australasia’s top emerging photographer

Australasia's Top Emerging Photographer 2022
Winner of Australasia's Top Emerging Photographer 2022 (Image credit: Jodi Weisz)

A teenager from the small town of Bargo in New South Wales has been awarded the overall winning title of Australasia's Top Emerging Photographers, presented by Fujifilm. Jodi Weisz is just nineteen years old and could be a photographer to watch.

His winning portfolio Tension comprises a series of images documenting teenagers enjoying a night of alcohol, pool diving, and taking drunk selfies. His series that is reminiscent of a Project X style party also won him the Documentary category.

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.