About the Photographer: Kimene Slattery-Ching is a Queensland-based, award-winning dance photographer offering on-site, on-location, or in-studio dance portfolios for dancers.
Dancing since the age of three, Kimene has danced previously with the Royal Academy of Dance with training as a student by a range of well-renowned teachers. She has since continued her studies in Dance Movement Psychotherapy with the International Dance Therapy Institute of Australia (Cert/IDTIA). Maintaining a keen interest in rehabilitative – expressive dance movement, Kimene has also turned to her camera to combine her two loves – dance and photography. She is a health professional, holds a blue card and loves working with children and young adults.
Nichelle Suzanne is a writer specializing in dance and online content. She is also a dance instructor with over 20 years experience teaching in dance studios, community programs, and colleges. She began Dance Advantage in 2008, equipped with a passion for movement education and an intuitive sense that a blog could bring dancers together. As a Houston-based dance writer, Nichelle covers dance performance for Dance Source Houston, Arts+Culture Texas, and other publications. She is a leader in social media within the dance community and has presented on blogging for dance organizations, including Dance/USA. Nichelle provides web consulting and writing services for dancers, dance schools and studios, and those beyond the dance world. Read Nichelle’s posts.