Beni Knight - a documentary and aquatic photographer from New Zealand, now based in Melbourne Australia. Work is inspired by humanity and the environment, focusing on social justice and human rights issues using still photography, story telling and multimedia to get the message across.

 Giving a voice to those that need it most is the driving force behind this work, raising awareness towards issues that are less considered.

While at home on the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria Australia, Beni is taking time to explore the possibilities of underwater bridal and performance photography. The ocean, and the flow and emotion it creates, is the driving force behind this work.

Work has been published by The Guardian and Deutsche Welle.

Profile by Peninsula Essence (page 23)

      For expressions of interest regarding prints or assignments                 email: ben@storiesinboxes.com


Photojurnalist/video assignment for Displacement Solutions in Ontong Java, Solomon Islands 2015

Photo documentary assignment in Joymoni, Bangladesh 2014

Photography/video assignment for Cricket4Kids in Bangladesh 2014

Photography/video assignment for Cricket4Kids in Solomon Islands 2013

Joint exhibition with Peter McConchie "Along the Back" Sorrento, Victoria 2015

Solo exhibition "Shashin" Sorrento, Victoria 2015

Group exhibition Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria 2014

Group exhibition Picturebox Melbourne 2013

"Capture the Cover" winner 2013 Melbourne Yellow Pages