Robert Catto

33 Flips | 1 Magazine | 25 Likes | 33 Following | 24 Followers | @RobertCatto | Canadian / Kiwi freelance photographer, now living in Sydney Australia.


BY ROBERT CATTO Surry Hills, my suburb in Sydney, is a bit different to everywhere I've lived before.The history of this area is much more visible, …

Direct Sunlight

BY ROBERT CATTO Detail from "Here, an Echo" by Agatha Gothe-Snape, SydneySometimes, it's an accidental discovery.We spent Easter with friends in the …

Blue Mountains

Photographing the arts: Inclusion & Exclusion

For me, this show started in a warehouse, lying on the floor.The director, myself, and a model needed to put together an image for the Mardi Gras …

There Will Be A Climax at the Old Fitz Theatre, Sydney

<i>"An assorted few are convinced they are stuck on a spinning revolve."</i>So that's pretty much all I knew about There Will Be A Climax, going into the …

Life at 320FPS & Life Between Trains at the Kage Collective

In November 2016, I spent ten days travelling in Japan - my first time in the country, and also my first few days with a new camera, the Fuji X-T2, …

How to hashtag (and photo credit) #likeaboss

I get it. I do.It's hard to remember to credit your photographer <i>every</i> <i>time</i> you post something on Instagram. There are so many hashtags and tags to …

Life Between Trains


Life at 320 Frames Per Second


Vote Yes / Vote No / Vote Now

The Style Of The Time

First XV: Dave Douglas Quintet at the Wellington Jazz Festival (2002)


Photographing the arts: turning a 3D stage into a 2D image

Photographing the arts: creating depth in production images

Photographing the arts: working with a traverse stage

The Arts

A Few Of My Favourite Things (2016 Year In Review Edition)

Pinchgut Opera presents Handel's Theodora at City Recital Hall

Last Night Of The Proms with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Carols by Cabaret at the Hayes Theatre, Sydney

The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring Wellington Premiere - 15 years on

Linden Furnell wins the Rob Guest Endowment at the Lyric Theatre, Sydney

Photographing the arts: what makes a great production image when the story is well known?

Proof Of Life

Real Estate

The Crib

Book Review: Handboek - Ans Westra Photographs

Book Reviews

‘Suddenly Wellington sort of grew up’ - 30 years of the New Zealand International Arts Festival

Photographing the arts: how do I choose which images a client sees?


Photographing the arts: how do I keep my images safe?

Photographing the arts: what makes a great production image?

Photographing the arts: how do I make everyone happy?