The past decade has seen some incredible young creative talent come from the depths of Australian soil. With more to offer than just babein’ surfers, dangerous wildlife and daily doses of blue skies, we’re exploring the creative youth of Australia’s cities.

Meet Melbourne based film photographer Wilhelm Philipp. Only nineteen and producing shoots with a unique approach to composition, Wilhelm creates street photography and captures daily exploits that have us travelling through his life with intrigue.


Name: Wilhelm

Age: 19

Instagram: @wilhelmphilipp

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What I do: Deferred University student/ wanna be photographer

When I started doing it: three years ago

On a Saturday night you’ll find me… in the city grabbing a cheeky feed and kicking it with the homies.

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When I’m in Melbourne you’ll find me… east side, west side or in the city.

When I’m not in Melbourne you’ll find me…  In Japan

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Song on repeat… ‘MF Doom’ – Doomsday

My wardrobe consists of… mostly OP shop clothing or clothes from previous photo shoots.

In my bag you’ll find… camera, keys wallet, phone charger and a bag of coins

Beach or buildings? Beach

Books or movies? Movies

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My go-to store in Melbourne is… Doomsday

In 2016 I will… create, create, create and repeat


All images via Instagram

By Caitlin Hennessy 

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