Thursday, July 23, 2015

Photo call goes out to World War II veterans

From the Maitland Mercury report:
A call has gone out to all World War II veterans to assemble in East Maitland next week to be photographed so their portraits can be gifted to the Australian War Memorial’s collection.
The project is one of the most ambitious ventures ever undertaken in this country by members of the Australian Institute of Professional Photography.
Called The Reflections: Honouring Our World War II Veterans, the project will provide a compelling pictorial record of returned servicemen and women living in Australia, said Vivian Hayles of the Institute.

Full article available at Maitland Mercury, July 15, 2015.