STILL PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEO
Dean Golja, has 25 years of expertise in all aspects of photography and video including location or studio with natural and artificial lighting. Together with technical producer Harry Jay, we concentrate in creating strong portraiture for extensive image library campaigns and advertising to dedicated magazine articles and corporate events. Our reputation is predominately with Government and Not for Profit projects where there is a requirement for authentic representations and highly creative pictorial content that is always united with the message that needs to be conveyed.
Image United is dedicated to creating the right images and has a depth of experience in all aspects of photography including documentation of events, portraiture, people in environments, landscape, industrial and studio photography. Our work always looks for elements in human connection, to environment and life situations.
Dean Golja (Head Photographer & Director): Client liaison, concept development and creative direction, photography and video production, post-production manager, editor of stills and video, Photo library advisor and researcher.
Harry Jay (Business manager and in-house production): Office manager, estimates and budget management, briefings and creative quality control, schedules, retouching briefs and post-production management.
We have also developed a network of reliable business operators in every state to facilitate all aspects of production.
KEY PARTICIPATING PERSONNEL
Associate producers are our most common collaborators on projects that require extensive coordination.
Image United also utilise Design & Video Editing partners:
Helen Doick – Producer Sydney
Kalliroy Edlin – Producer Melbourne
Elleni Karamihos – Designer / Director
Chelsea Morley – Video Partners & Editing
We specialise and love photographing authentic human situations (often associated with sensitive subject- matter) and have a long history and continue to work on campaigns that deal with: foster caring, disability, homelessness, health, domestic violence, aged care, youth, unemployment and issues that call for an empathetic and strategic approach.
We work for a wide array of clients from Government to hard-core Corporate (with a heart) where we can offer a series or collection of images that suggest the human stories behind the organisation.
FACILITY & EQUIPMENT
Image United only use state of the art photographic equipment and software, including Canon 5D Mark IV cameras, Profoto flash equipment and the Adobe Cloud Suite of software.
Image United operate out of a fully-equipped photographic studio in South Melbourne close to the city CBD.