Portrait photographer Nicholas Fiennes has met with student leaders from several schools to photograph them and ask about their aspirations and opinions on important leadership topics in Australia.
“I was just blown away by them,” Fiennes said, “They have got this wonderful intelligence and hope and vision and their aspirations for life have not been tainted.” He was inspired to do the project after discussion with student leaders from Pymble Ladies College.
Ryde Secondary College school captain Alice Morgan discussed her desire for youth to be more involved in major decision-making, “I know we have a lot of problems with getting youth more involved and interested in politics these days,” she says.
Read the full original article published by the Sydney Morning Herald HERE.
Photo credit: Nicholas Fiennes as appeared in article by the Sydney Morning Herald.