Robert Cianflone has been a professional photographer for 25 years.
Starting out as a freelancer and then moving onto working with the Leader Newspaper Group from 1996 to 1998. He joined with Getty Images as a staff photographer in March 1998.
In that time Robert has covered numerous national and International events, including four FIFA World Cups, three Summer Olympic Games, 2 Winter Olympics, three Commonwealth Games as well as 18 Australian Formula One Grand Prix’s and 18 MotoGp’s.
In his time at Getty Images Robert has won several awards:
2007 LEN Magazine 1st Prize.
2008 V8 Supercars Photographer of the Year.
2009 Photography Master Cup 1st Sport
2012 Runner up Wisden Cricket Award
2012 Victorian Professional Photography Award 1st Sport
2013 Victorian Professional Photography Award 1st Sport
2014 Photography Master Cup-1st Outstanding Achievement in Sport
2014 CAMS 2014 Motor Sport Photograph of the Year
2015 Wisden-MCC Cricket Photograph of the Year 1st
2016 Supercars photographer of the Year
2016 Supercars best News/Feature Picture 1st