Based in Sydney, Tamara is a member of the Oculi photographic collective and currently works as a staff photographer for the Sydney Morning Herald. She has been a finalist in various photographic awards including the Moran Contemporary Photography Prize, the Josephine Ulrick & Win Schubert Photography Award, the Head On Alternative Portrait Prize, the 5th Leica/CCP Documentary Photography Award and the Olive Cotton Award for photographic portraiture. Tamara has also been awarded two artist residencies by the Bathurst Regional Art Gallery in the remote historical gold-mining town of Hill End in NSW.
She has exhibited her work at the Australian Centre for Photography (ACP), the Museum of Sydney; Stills South and the Art Gallery of NSW. Tamara’s works are held in both public and private collections and she is represented by the Charles Hewitt Gallery in Sydney. More of Tamara’s work can be seen at