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About Ari Rex

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Ari Rex is a highly skilled professional photographer based in Canberra, known for his breathtaking landscapes and captivating Milky Way photography. In addition to his exceptional artistic talent, Ari is also a renowned educator and photography judge, sharing his expertise and passion with others. Explore Ari's services and elevate your visual storytelling with his expertise.


Ari's passion for perfection is the driving force behind his work. His decade long portfolio boasts coverage for notable private and government organizations including Cathay Pacific, Foxtel, ANU, Canon Australia, National Archives of Australia, Questacon, BP, Hudson, Tourism Australia, Parliament House of Australia and many more...


Ari's extensive knowledge and creativity have helped him develop a distinctive style that sets him apart from other photographers.

His Milky Way photography workshops are highly sought after by amateur and professional photographers from around the world who want to learn from his expertise and achieve instant results.

Ari has an advanced diploma in photography from CIT Canberra, he is fluent in English, Albanian and Italian.

Over the past decade, Ari's unique work has gained national and international recognition, with accolades such as...


Ari's work has been showcased in various publications and galleries worldwide. His photographs capture the ethereal beauty of the cosmos and nature highlighting his technical mastery and eye for detail.

With a large social media following across Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, and Twitter, Ari is committed to sharing his passion for photography with the world. He has garnered over 60,000 followers across the platforms and continues to share and inspire others in the photography community.

Ari's dedication to passing on his vast knowledge and experience is evident through his specialized photography workshops and other opportunities. He believes in the importance of cultivating the next generation of creatives and giving back to the community.


His Wall Art photographs are also available for purchasing and licensing, allowing individuals and businesses to add his stunning images to their collections.

​For Ari, there is nothing as magical as when the camera captures the full splendor of the Milky Way arching over the horizon. It is a skill he loves to share through specialist courses for those keen to perfect their own experience of capturing the stars.


“I appreciate the often unseen beauty of everyday life, and I strive to capture that in every picture. I want my audience to feel a connection to my photographs through the story that they are trying to tell.”


  • 2020 "The Annual" Capture Magazine, Landscape

  • 2020 2nd Place Australian Professional Photography Awards SLA "Celebrations" Category

  • 2020 World Photography Cup Winning Team -Represented Team Australia

  • 2020 5 Times Honourable Mention IPA International Photo Awards

  • 2020 2 Times Bronze Awards, International Pano Awards

  • 2020 3 Times Honourable Mention, The Mono Awards 

  • 2020 Jury Top 5 Selection IPA International Photo Awards

  • 2020 Finalist, Documentary, Australian Photography Awards

  • 2020 Semi Finalist, Australian Professional Photography Awards SLA, "Journeys"

  • 2020 Finalist  AIPP Silver Lining Awards , "Isolated"

  • 2020 2 Times Semi Finalist  AIPP Silver Lining Awards , "Celebration"

  • 2020 Semi Finalist  AIPP Silver Lining Awards , "Goods And Services"



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