Rodney Dekker is a photographer and video producer who documents environmental and social justice issues as well as producing content for corporate clients.
Clients include City of Melbourne, RACV Community Foundation, Oxfam Australia and Australian Red Cross.
Introduced to photography towards completion of his Masters in International Development and Environmental Analysis, he joined two passions, art and the environment. He has focused on the human aspect of climate change in Asia Pacific.
His photos have appeared in various newspaper and magazine publications, including; The Toronto Star, The Jakarta Post, Asian Geographic, South China Morning Post, Australian Geographic, The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, Weekend Australian Magazine and in many book publications including; Beyond Reasonable Drought, The Water Dreamers and Australia’s Wild Weather.
Dekker has been a finalist of Head On, Reportage, UN Media Peace Awards, Moran Photographic Prize, and the International Photography Awards and was selected for the Eddie Adams Workshop USA.
Dekker’s work is held in the National Library of Australia and in the state libraries of Victoria, Queensland and South Australia.