Carl Neumann has a rich and diverse history in the aesthetic arts industries, whereby he is talented in creative design, photography and music journalism, and also highly-experienced in small business management. With these combined talents, he has created over one hundred websites, brochures and corporate videos for small to large national and international companies.As a portrait, fashion and creative photographer for arts and high-profile music publications, Carl photographs Australian and international artists including musicians, actors, and models, and also company CEOs and events, and he also writes for a number of national music magazines and boasts a very high-profile portfolio.
2013 – Present
As a portrait, fashion and creative photographer for arts and high-profile music publications, Carl photographs Australian and international artists including musicians, actors, and models, and also company CEOs and events, and he also writes for a number of national music magazines and boasts a very high-profile portfolio.
1993 – Present (15 year Hiatas)
Carl has always been a passionate music lover and over the years his knowledge of rock, heavy metal, jazz and blues music has grown profoundly. He has interviewed and reviewed many international and Australian artists for several well-known magazines and websites, including Rolling Stone (Australia), Heavy Mag, scenestr, Scene Magazine and Impress. Some of these artists include: KISS, Faith No More, Def Leppard, Pantera, Bon Jovi, Motley Crue, Pearl Jam, Tumbleweed, Primus, Henry Rollins, No Doubt (Gwen Stefani), The Cruel Sea, Silverchair, The Tea Party, Andrew G (Host of Australian Idol/Feebles Junky), Powderfinger, Midnight Oil, Kreator, Edguy, Testament, Jeff Beck, Gary Numan, Chick Corea, Iced Earth, Tankard, Finntroll, HammerFall, Hugh Jackman, Peter Dinkley, Chris Jericho, Ugly Kid Joe, Tool, Sepultura, Soundgarden, Godsmack… and an ever increasing list of artists.
January 2000 - December 2006
Managing Director with his wife Suzanna Zagon. Directs the marketing campaigns for d'Italia which is a large boutique fabric store specialising in current season Italian designer fabric, French lace, fine quality dressmaking, couture and women's tailoring.
January 2000 - December 2006
Directed both the creative and video production to create high quality corporate videos for website and TV. Creative direction for websites and marketing consolation.
2007 – 2011
Serviced Australian and international clients within in most types of industries with creative design, website design and development and Internet marketing.
2000 – 2005
Advised clients in their home, their office and the gallery to which artworks (prints and original pieces) would fit their environment the best. Once the suitable artworks were found then the frames would be designed for those artworks.
1997 – 1998
Interviewed, worked with and met many Australian and International artists.
1995 – 1998
Booked original Australian musicians and bands throughout the eastern coast of Queensland--from Gold Coast to Cairns including Powederfinger, Feebles Junky (Andrew G) and other Australian acts.
1993 – 1998
Interviewed, worked with and met many Australian and International artists. Organised the weekly distribution of the magazine straight off the press into the shops and music stores throughout Brisbane and Gold Coast.
1993 – 1994
Worked on a project as a full-time casual. Did basic administration then was promoted to manage the States faxing section.
1990 – 1993
Umpired A Grade mens indoor cricket fixtures and tournaments--at nights after school.
Birth - 1992
Graduated year 12 schooling in Queensland.
It's difficult to put production levels into a bar chart. But, here are some simple indications of Carl's personal strong points.
Life is a never-ending learning machine. I am addicted to learning and bettering my skills.
Model: Louella Deville. Make-up: @makeupbywanda (instagram)
Creative photos of some of the cast of Australia's international traveling circus with a difference, Circus Oz. See more photos at: www.photos.carlneumann.com
Game of Thrones lead actor, Peter Dinkley, at the Xmen red-carpet premier screening. See more photos at: www.photos.carlneumann.com
Live on stage with Queen with Adam Lambert in Brisbane. See more photos at: www.photos.carlneumann.com
Hard hitting metal band Devil Driver live on stage in Sydney. See more photos at: www.photos.carlneumann.com
Famous Jazz musician Chick Corea live on stage at the Hamer Hall, Melbourne. See more photos at: www.photos.carlneumann.com
Ceberano Karate Classes. Kids in grading.
Staff photos of high end fabric and dressmaking store d'Italia.
I have a number of projects presently locked-in and into the future. However, I am seeking more freelance work. Contact me to get started.
"Carl has provided ongoing solutions to our UK based online teeth whitening and oral care store www.crestwhitestrips.co.uk. I would recommend him for any prospective website concepts."Stephen Douglas - CEO
"Yay, It's here! Love it! It's awesome. Thank you heaps. Cant wait to frame it!"Krystal - Music Lover
"Carl has an uncanny ability to "see" what one is trying to envision and with his technical skill manifest it into an aesthetic form."Bernie Lowenstien - Director at Print Decor
"Carl is an incredibly creative guy who has the ability to boom a business. He is also a pleasure to deal with."Alex Bell - Musician
Send me an email or phone +61 3 8060 9422