About Gina

Go ahead. Take your best shot.

Gina Milicia is one of the most widely known and respected photographers in Australia. She is the master of capturing that ‘magical moment’ both in studio and on location, especially when working with people.

As a result, Gina has photographed the ‘who’s who’ of the entertainment and fashion industry, not only in Australia but throughout the world.

Chances are that you’ve seen her work on billboards, posters, books and DVDs, magazines covers and in countless editorial layouts and national publicity campaigns. She is regularly engaged by major Australian networks and she has been instrumental in producing images for hit shows including: Underbelly, Beaconsfield, Project Runway, The X-Factor, Neighbours, Dancing with the Stars, Wentworth and more.

Gina has photographed high-profile personalities including Daniel Radcliffe, Justin Bieber, Jon Bon Jovi, Ricky Martin, Princess Mary, Liza Minnelli, Shane Warne, David Wenham and Shaun Micallef.

She’s also photographed Dannii Minogue, Megan Gale, the Dalai Lama, Gary Sweet, Ben Mendelsohn, Shane Jacobson, Lachy Hulme, Rove McManus, Hamish & Andy, Vince Colosimo, Magda Szubanski, Gina Riley… and many more.

Commissioned regularly for editorial shoots in Australia, her work has also appeared in publications in the UK, Europe and South East Asia. Her celebrity portraits appear daily in Australian newspapers and magazines.

Well known in the business community for her corporate photography, Gina’s images are also seen in business magazines, annual reports and on corporate websites.

Workshops
Private workshops with Gina Milicia: $10,000 a day.
You can have personalised one-on-one tuition from Gina tailored to your needs. Or organise a workshop with your friends. We can accommodate up to 6 people.

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Chennai, India
Holy man #Chennai #Fujix100f “Fate gives all of us three teachers, three friends, three enemies, and three great loves in our lives. But these twelve are always disguised, and we can never know which one is which until we've loved them, left them, or fought them.” #Fujifilmx_au #Fujifilm#fujifilm_xseries#fujinon #fujixseries#Fujifilmxseries 
#x100f #fujix100f #fujifilm#fujifilm_xseries#fujifilm_street#storyofthestreet#streetphotography#ig_street #fujifeed #portraiture
Sri Lanka
'Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.’ If you walk past a stranger today, smile and say hello, everyone deserves to feel special and loved.
Canon 5DMK4
Seminyak, Bali
📷Fuji x100f Beach Boxer Bali
“Fear doesn’t go away. The warrior and the artist live by the same code of necessity, which dictates that the battle must be fought anew every day.” – Steven Pressfield 🙏

This week on the podcast @valeriekhoo and I chat about the 5 things every photographer must know. This has nothing to do with gear and everything to do with your mindset.

Oh and if you’re interested in learning how to shoot with fill flash I have a few spots available to my May Sicily portrait workshop.
6 Days
Intensive lighting, directing and post production
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Brighton Baths Health Club
“Nobody grows old merely by living a number of years. We grow old by deserting our ideals. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.” Samuel Ullman

I had the most inspiring day photographing members of the Brighton Baths Icebergers. These men and women, mostly over 50, enjoy a dawn and early morning ritual of bathing in the last remaining sea pool in Port Phillip Bay.
In winter the water temperature is close to freezing and the Icebergers are hooked on the benefits to both body and mind.

One thing I noticed in all the swimmers I photographed was a sense of joy and a positive energy. This is Jan, she is 79 years young and has been open water swimming for 30+ years, and is a regular winter swimmer.
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Bright, Victoria
Fujix100F + Speedlight and Gary Fong “Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them. About the only thing you can’t do is ignore them. Because they change things. They push the human race forward. And while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.” ― Rob Siltanen

I spent my childhood feeling like a misfit and then I went to art school and found “my people”
Artists spend their lives seeing and feeling things the rest of the world ignore. I think we are the sane ones and the rest of the world is crazy.
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