Susan Blick is a landscape and travel photographer based in Auckland, New Zealand.  Susan runs photography workshops in the Auckland area and photo tours to India, a place she has a great affinity for.  She is also planning photo tours to Tasmania and New Zealand for 2018 and beyond.  She was New Zealand Geographic’s Landscape Photographer of the Year in 2015.  Susan's stock photography is available on Getty Images and she has recently joined the crew at Nisi Filters.



1998 Travel Photo of the Year  (1st prize) Intrepid Travel

2013 Shangri-la... Not far from hell, CNN iReport

2013 Waters from Heaven, Kathmandu-based NGO

2013 Shoot the Night Canon Australia Photography Competition (1st & 2nd prize)

2014 New Zealand Fashion Week Photography Competition (2nd prize)

2015 Sydney International Exhibition of Photography, Gold award colour landscape

2015 New Zealand Geographic Photographer of the Year, Landscape category

2015 Graduated with a Certificate in Photographic Imaging (major Visual Journalism) from UCOL institute of Commercial Photography

2016 Official photographer for Auckland Pride Festival

2016 Moscow International Foto Awards, Photojournalism (Honourable Mention)

2016 D-Photo Magazine Amateur Photographer of the Year, Aerial (2nd Prize)

2016 Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year, Monochrome & Our Impact (Double Finalist)

2016 Black and White Spider Awards, Nature & Photo Journalism (Double Nominee)

2016 Prix de la Photographie Paris, Travel/Tourism Gold Award

2017 Official photographer for Auckland Pride Festival

2017 Cover image Our Auckland magazine

2017 Australia's Top Emerging Photographer by Capture Magazine, Commended Travel category "Delving into India"


articles by and about

2016 Stuff Newspaper - Tauranga: Just a Day Away

2016 Stuff Newspaper -  Piha Beach

2016 Stuff Newspaper - Where to Eat, Stay and Play in Byron Bay

2016 New Zealand Geographic - The Best of Landscape (scroll to bottom of page for longer article)

2016 D-Photo Online Magazine - Encounter India Exhibition Opens Soon

2016 UCOL - Encounter India Exhibition

2016 Indian Weekender - 'Encounter India' Through a Single Lens

2017 Australian Photography Magazine, Tear sheets

2017 Progear Features - Long Exposure