We are a recognised leader in Australian commercial photo imaging.

About Us

Images for Business is a recognised leader in Australian commercial photo imaging.

Founded by director Chris Shain, the business was established to bring together creativity, multi-format imaging, enterprise-grade operational capability and outstanding customer experiences.

The business differs from most imaging businesses by possessing a rare combination of experience, expertise, staff, technology and process. This means we have the capacity and capability to meet the unique demands of major corporations, government and joint venture organisations.

Building our business with scale has allowed us to stay on the leading edge of technological innovation. This allows us to deliver the very best imaging quality and project efficiency to our clients.

  • Chris Shain

    Director, Photographer

    0419 977 411

  • Simon Anders

    Photographer

    0423 161 849

  • Toby Shain

    Time-lapse Specialist & Videographer

    0407 418 932

  • Mal Veitch

    Motion Video Editor

    02 9516 0758

  • Alex Shain

    Relationship Manager

    02 9516 0758

  • Virginia Moir

    Studio Manager

    02 9516 0758

  • Stuart Poignand

    Marketing Manager

Chris Shain

Director, Photographer

Chris is one of Australia’s leading commercial photographers with over 30 years of industry experience. Through professionally crafted images he brings stories to life. No matter who or what the photography subject, Chris’s ability to closely collaborate and also have fun whilst working produces results clients are very proud of. His experience is vast and he has worked with a wide range of people, from Prime Ministers, CEO’s and construction workers right through to the marginalised in society. Chris has a highly regarded and demonstrable record with major infrastructure, construction and architectural projects. He is a respected tertiary lecturer and media commentator on significant photography industry issues and is a regular guest speaker at Australian photographic and imaging conferences and international photography congresses. He is an accredited member of the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) and a member of the American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP).

Simon Anders

Photographer

With over 15 years photographic experience and as a member of the Australian Institute of Professional Photographers (AIPP), Simon is well versed in the challenging task of crafting an image. Working for a variety of clients from large tech companies and government departments to estate agents and nervous vendors on property shoots, Simon is able to work quickly and efficiently to produce effective imagery designed to document, promote and sell your story or brand.

Simon holds a B.Fine Art degree in Photomedia from the University of New South Wales and has extensive expertise in both Interior & Exterior Architectural Photography, Corporate Portraiture, Conference & Event Coverage as well as Industrial, Infrastructure & Construction Photography. Simon is well placed to work with you and your clients to cover your photographic requirements from start to finish with confidence.

Toby Shain

Time-lapse Specialist & Videographer

Whether it’s a multi-year time lapse project or a simple corporate video, Toby adds a reliable & fresh approach to Images For Business’ motion productions.

His versatility and extensive experience across multiple creative professions including Time-Lapse Photography, Videography, and Music composition in addition to his passion and enthusiasm in managing Images For Business’ client base makes him an integral cog in the Images For Business machine.

Mal Veitch

Motion Video Editor

Mal is a video editor with over 30 years of experience. From early days in corporate documentaries, commercials and music videos (eg. “One Country” for Midnight Oil), through promos (Channel 7) to reality TV (“My Restaurant Rules”) and drama (“Home and Away”, “All Saints”), Mal brings wide industry knowledge and fast turnarounds to video projects.

Alex Shain

Relationship Manager

Alex brings a range of skills to the Images for Business team. His role is to expand the presence of Images for Business in the Government and large corporate sectors, and play a key role in account management. After spending six years as General Manager at Reconciliation Australia, Alex is now a director and consultant at Images for Business.

Alex is a skilled facilitator with an established career in education. Alex works across not-for- profit, Government and Corporate organisations to develop strategies with the aim of effecting positive change in society.

A recent project of relevant interest was his role as an adviser on the documentary film – The Final Quarter – that examines the last three years of Adam Goodes’ playing career.

Virginia Moir

Studio Manager

Through her 15 + years career within the creative industry, Virginia brings a wealth of experience to her role as Studio Manager. Having previously worked in film & tv production/post production, design & media sales, in roles such as Producer, Studio Manager and Facilitator, she has extensive understanding of the many aspects involved in bringing a creative project together for a successful outcome. This experience, combined with her passion and enthusiasm for all things aesthetic, makes her ideal to help manage the broad range of projects we undertake.

Stuart Poignand

Marketing Manager

Stuart is a marketing and sales professional with over 25 years photography and imaging industry experience. His previous roles include General Manager of Marketing and Head of Professional Markets at Canon. Stuart helps Images for Business to meet the process and procurement needs of corporate and government clients.