a passion for imagery
Jill Kerswill is a photographer based in Brisbane, Australia.
Jill specialises in Portraits of a range of subject matter including but not limited to Editorial, Fashion, Pinup & Burlesque, Corporate, Maternity, New Born, Family. She is also experienced with capturing live performance art including dance and live music.
Education & Achievements
Jill began to teach herself about photography from the age of 13 after she received a digital camera as a birthday present. At 15, she had graduated to her first SLR and began shooting local bands in the small town where she grew up. A year later, she was well known amongst musicians and patrons alike within Queensland music scene.
After moving to Brisbane in 2006, Jill earned her Diploma of Photoimaging at Queensland Institute of Technology.
Since then, she has carved a niche in Brisbane, attracting clients from all walks of life to her unique style of creative portraiture.
She has worked on various projects including product photography for The Cupcake Patisserie and Charlie's Teepees, a catalogue for Haus of Harness lingerie, various collections for the work of various choreographers including Gareth Belling and Leizel Zinc, as well as countless sessions with individuals, couples and families around Australia.
So, what can Jill do for you?
Day to day, Jill produces unique high-quality images of everything from stunning models in beautiful settings to newborn babies snuggled in their mothers arms.
Whether you're looking for someone to capture creative images that encapsulate the unique brand of your business, or you'd like some private saucy snaps as gift for your significant other - Jill's up for the challenge!
To contact Jill regarding bookings, please see the Contact tab.
"Jill is a delight to shoot with. She provides a safe and friendly environment to put you perfectly at ease. She will show genuine excitement for any concept (no matter how strange) and work hard to see it come to life. Definitely will work with again."
-Rosetta Sterling, Burlesque Performer..
"So wonderful to shoot with. My first time working with a photographer can often be a bit nervy and take a bit of figuring out, but with Jill everything just fell into place so easily. She made me feel comfortable as well as beautiful and as you can see on this page, her work is impeccable. Couldn't recommend this talented woman more!"
-Chloe Ariadne, model.
"Jill was such a pleasure to work with! She made me feel very comfortable and was full of ideas. The photo shoot was a lot of fun and she is great with lighting and the minor details. I highly recommend her and I can't wait to shoot with her again."
-Sapphire Siren, pinup model.
"Jill is an amazing photographer!
She has been my photographer of
choice from before pregnancy, during pregnancy, birth and now every year
Jill still takes our family photos. Not
only is her work just beautiful Jill is
also a wonderful person. Professional,
funny and Always gets the ' money'
shot. I have never felt more
comfortable working with a
photographer. Highly recommended."
- Bree Osborne, mother of two.
"I've used Jill on three very different
projects now. She's excellent at
photographing live dance as well as in
the studio for portraits and publicity
photos. She got every shot I hoped for
and more - always capturing the
I can't recommend her highly enough!"
- Gareth Belling, Choreographer.