Leon Schoots

Leon is a full-time freelance photographer based in Victoria. Originally from South Africa his family emigrated to country Victoria at age 13. His interests are as diverse as his photography. Photography has given him the opportunity to immerse in a wide range of experiences and allowed him to travel and meet amazing people.

He has a Bachelor Degree in Photography, I had the privilege of being mentored by one of Australia’s leading commercial photographers, Sharyn Cairns. ​
Leon specialises in a wide genre including food, still life, lifestyle and interior photography. He loves capturing the small details often missed and strives to capture images with care and consideration, utilising mostly natural light where possible.

Leon's work has been featured online and in magazines including FlyLife and Sporting Shooter.

When not shooting you will find Leon wrangling his handsome hound Rigby, his baby daughter Elkie and wife Sarah. He enjoys spending time in the Victorian High Country, hiking, fishing and hunting.