Mike Launder is a celebrated Australian landscape photographer who has been painting the world through his lens since 2018. A self-taught artist, Mike’s journey began during a trip to New York, where he acquired his first camera. Unbeknownst to him at the time, this would mark the genesis of a fulfilling career in photography, a field where he has combined his passion for natural beauty and his creative flair to phenomenal effect.

What sets Mike apart is his deep love for Victoria and the intrinsic beauty that Australia has to offer. His work transcends the traditional and explores the intricate grandeur of the landscapes, cityscapes, and the vibrant pulse of life in Australia’s breathtaking locations. From the captivating Surf Coast, the tranquil Seaford Wetlands, to the bustling Melbourne City, Mike’s distinctive style evokes a profound sense of awe and appreciation for the beauty that surrounds us.

His recent expedition to New York, the city that never sleeps, has also been a source of inspiration, adding an international flair to his portfolio. His work showcases a dynamic interplay of light and color, capturing scenes with an artistic sophistication that speaks to both the heart and the mind.

But Mike’s work extends beyond just taking stunning photographs. His connection to his craft is palpable in every print. After more than 40 years, he has found joy in a vocation that not only fuels his passion but also allows him to share his unique vision with others. This joy and dedication radiate through his work, making each photograph a testament to his love for photography.

Mike’s portfolio further diversifies into offering drone photography, puzzles, and gift vouchers. To cater to the varied tastes of his clientele, he also offers prints in black & white, rural Victoria scenes, and breathtaking rural sunrises. In the somewhat saturated world of photography, Mike Launder stands as a shining beacon of originality and passion.

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His work is a poetic celebration of the world around us, a visual narrative that invites us to pause, appreciate, and celebrate the beauty in everyday life. His prints and digital photo downloads are an invaluable addition to any collection, a testament to a career built on passion, dedication, and a unique artistic vision.