Our Team

The creative talent that works from Blue Tree Studios Melbourne office provide it with a unique and ever changing personality. Our in house photographers combine a mixture of styles, genres and personalities. Each photographer maintains their own business within the broad walls of Blue Tree Studios, with a common office space providing a steady exchange of ideas, techniques and solutions to photographic challenges. Currently living at Blue Tree Studios are owners Joseph Feil & Saville Coble along with Rachael Dere, Michael Wearne,  Rodney Dekker, Steph Doran & Paige Lorna-Louise.

Our Team

Joseph Feil

As one of the founders of Blue Tree Studios, Joseph has responsibility for video, editorial, corporate and event photography.   Joseph has a strong editorial style and an ability to make mundane situations come to life with his experienced and creative eye.

Joseph worked as a Financial Controller, Business Manager and Strategic Manager for 10 years prior to transitioning to photography.  Initially a photojournalist, he worked for prestigious organisations such as The Age and The Australian prior to shifting his focus to commercial photography.

Saville Coble

As one of the founders of Blue Tree Studios, Saville is responsible for all photographic shoot production and education within the group.  Saville’s extensive commercial experience ensures that all jobs are allocated appropriately and all production issues are properly planned for.

Saville has worked as a commercial photographer for 15 years, including 2 years experience in Paris.He has shot major campaigns and worked with major Advertising agencies all around Australia and has a reputation for exceptional quality and attention to detail.

Rachael Dere

Rachael Dere is a photographer with a broad range of services from corporate headshots, lifestyle and events, to architecture and commercial work, weddings and portraits.  With a focus on teamwork and the ability to help clients achieve their visual goals, Rachael can help your company or small business create a unique and vibrant visual portfolio which highlights the people, the services and the products you provide to your customers.  Rachael can help you make the best first impression for your clients and customers with great visuals for your website, annual report or brochure, tradeshow or online profiles.

Michael Wearne

Michael has worked as a photographer for 15 years, doing both editorial and commercial photography for a wide range of government departments and corporate clients.  Michael has an exceptional understanding of the technical requirements for good photography and a personality that ensures he can engage with people of all types and at all levels.

With an extensive background in automotive photography and specialised product photography, Michael is in  high demand as an outstanding professional photographer.

Rodney Dekker

Rodney Dekker is an award winning commercial and documentary photographer and filmmaker.  Rodney's work has appeared in major newspaper and book publications worldwide and numerous prints are held in the National and State Libraries of Australia.

Rodney regularly shoots for City of Melbourne, Australian Red Cross, Oxfam Australia, Outback, RACV Community Grants, Greenpeace, and Linking Melbourne.  


Steph Doran

Steph is a young, Tasmanian-born photographer who has joined the studio as a talented emerging photographer.

Majoring in commercial photography has seen Steph shoot for a range of clients including restaurants, fashion labels and corporate clients. Her ability to engage with clients and make them feel comfortable ensures the delivery of a true personalised service.

Steph's true passion lies in conceptual photography, where her love of working with narrative comes to life. With a background in drawing and painting, she is also able to incorporate mixed media into her work, creating quirky, eye-catching pieces that reach beyond the photographic realm.

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