"Light to Guide my Way"
The backwoods of West Virginia, 2008
Biography: Vanessa Bertagnole is a freelance photographer from the United States who currently resides in Australia. After completing a Masters degree in Visual Culture Research from the Australian National University in 2011, Vanessa relocated from Canberra to Brisbane where she is based with her husband. She currently splits her time between art making on the east coast and the Kimberley where she works as an art consultant for Aboriginal Art Centres. Vanessa's love for photography began in high school when she inherited her grandfather's old Cannon AE-1 SLR film camera in high school. As a...