With a wealth of knowledge and experience Mid West Photo Tours is...

Karl Monaghan

Karl is a Master of Photography, accredited as a Professional Photographer with the Australian Institute of Professional Photography.

He has been working as a professional photographer full time for the past 14 years, and a keen amateur since the age of 13, with extensive experience in Commercial Photography, Portrait Photography, Landscape Photography. He owns and operates a fine art photography gallery, and is a Master Printer recognised by Canson Australia and produces fine art prints both for himself and other photographers and artists.

Karl is a multi award winning photographer, with numerous accolades and awards with AIPP, 2 time winner of major awards in the Mid West Art Prize, including the coveted Mid West Award in 2015. Recognised by his peers in 2016 and awarded Master of Photography after winning a Gold Award for an aerial Landscape taken high above Turkey and Syria, depicting an industrial snow scape. A career defining achievement.

Ken Lawson

Ken is passionate photographer who has been taking photos ever since he could hold a camera.

Photography runs in his blood from his father who was also a working photographer, Ken has fond memories of his youth spending many a hour taking photos with his father and then developing film and photos in the darkroom.

Being an avid amateur Astronomer, Ken has dived into Astrophotography and Nightscape photography with both feet and has been internationally recognised for his work.

Ken has been working as a part time professional photographer for over 10 years and has had his work published and exhibited locally and internationally in both traditional and new media.