Sunny Nyssen is an emerging documentary photographer currently based in Melbourne, Australia.
Drawn to street photography he enjoys finding the subtle humour amongst the everyday grind of working life. However Sunny’s photography is not restricted to the street as he also enjoys landscape photography, documenting events and working on themes of observation.
In 2013 Sunny covered the inaugural Australian Steel Band Festival in Marysville.
That same year he was also published in Ov rcoat magazine Issue Six: Education for his photo essay on high school architecture titled: “The Wonder Years”. He was also short-listed for the 2014 International Street Photography Awards in the student category. He also won two silver awards in the 2014 Victorian AIPP Epson Awards. Most recently was part of a group exhibition ‘A Life Beyond Waiting’ at fort-five downstairs gallery.
The journey of finding a style that is uniquely his is one that is intensely pleasurable for him. His photography is teaching him as much about himself as it is about the world around him.