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Hi, I’m Dave Simpson APSNZ LRPS.  I’m a live event and people photographer based in Auckland capturing photos for a variety of clients for them to share the amazing things that they get up to.

People are awesome. I love to capture moments so the memories can be kept and shared.

I’ve been photoing for nearly 20 years, I am a contributor to Getty Images for editorial work and have displayed my images in a number of exhibitions.

My editorial images regular appear in numerous local and international publications including The New York Times, USA Today, The Guardian, The Daily Mail, The Sun, Newsweek, RollingStone, Billboard, Forbes, Vanity FairPeople, The Huffington Post, Pitchfork and NME.

My photos have been used by brands like Sony Music, Flying Nun, Prada, Carlsberg and LDV.

I have an Associateship and Licentiateship of the Photographic Society of New Zealand and a Licentiateship  of the UK’s Royal Photographic Society

If you are interested in learning more about photography I run regular Street Photography workshops in Auckland city.  You can read more about that here . I’m also available for other types of tuition including beginners courses and helping you optimise your photography workflow. Get in touch if you have a need!

I’m always up for a photography challenge so get in touch via the contact page if you’d like to talk about any opportunities.

I am available for all sorts of event and non-event photography including engagement photo shoots, on location model shoots etc.  Please contact me with your requirements.  I’d love to share your fun!

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You can find me on the web here:


Dave Simpson Photography

Auckland Streets


Dave Simpson Photography

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