2005: Alister Benn & Juanli Sun started Available Light Images together
2007 – May 2008: A3 Gallery opened in the 798 Art District of Beijing. The A3 Gallery sold large fine art architectural abstracts created by Alister Benn and inspired by the modernisation of the Chinese capital and the juxtaposition to its past.
2009-2012: Seeing the Unseen – How to Photograph Landscapes at Night. During these years Alister spent a lot of time developing his craft and an understanding of the difficulties involved in creating images at night. He traveled from Tibet and the Himalaya, to Spain, Indonesia and Thailand to create the images necessary to illustrate the Ultimate Guide to landscape Night Photography, which was finally published in March 2012
2012: The Sacred Mountains of Tibet – The couple have lived in the Tibetan region for over 7 years and in that time developed a deep love for the area, it’s people and landscapes. To celebrate this they published a free eBook in November – right click the link The Sacred Mountains of Tibet and chose download linked file will savel to your computer.
2013: A Complete Guide to Seascape Photography – teaches Contemporary Photography giving all the information required to get out there and make amazing seascape images.
2014: Adobe Lightroom Essential – Understanding the essential tools of Adobe Lightroom.
2014: The Practical Guide to Exposure – An in depth, yet simple guide to understanding Exposure. 57 pages of PDF Download.
2015: Adobe Lightroom Advanced teaches post-processing and the creation of expressive images using Adobe Lightroom.
Alister Benn’s Awards
2012 Memorial Maria Luisa Awards – Mountain Category First Prize – The Spirit of Tibet
2016 Trierenberg Super Circuit – Night Photography Gold Medal – Afterglow
2017 P3X Awards – Gold in Professional Nature, Seasons category – Crystal Embrace
2017 P3X Awards – Silver in Professional Fine Art Landscape category – The Endless Caress