Sudanese Australian refugees finding success overseas for The New York Times


After pitching the story almost a year ago, that moons finally aligned for me to be able to shoot an interesting story for the New York TImes on a Basketball team of Sudanese Australian youth who were finding success overseas in the United States. The "Savannah Pride" have humble roots, most of the players came to Australia as refugees or are the sons of refugees.

I shot stills and 360 video for the piece that was a feature in the launch of the recently opened Australian bureau for the paper.

You can see the finished online piece here and the print edition below.


Pulitzer Centre on Crisis Reporting Grant: Attawapiskat for The Washington Post and Maclean's Magazine


In late 2016 I spent a month reporting on a suicide epidemic in the remote Canadian First Nations community of Attawapiskat with the support of a grant from the Pulitzer Centre on Crisis Reporting. The work aimed to reframe the journalistic narrative of despair too often applied to the sophisticated issues facing First Nations communities.

The work was published by The Washington Post as well as Maclean's Magazine.