Graduated with a doctorate degree in computing from Macquarie University in 2009, Aries Tao did not further his career in research, but established his photography studio “Cover Image”. Benefited by the key skills he developed during his Ph.D. candidature, he soon grown to be one world renowned photographer with 100+ international awards. Aries won “World Top20 wedding photographers” titles three times by ISPWP 2012-2014. He also won 2 gold awards, 1st place, 2nd place and 3rd place in WPPI 2014-2017. He is the first Chinese-Australian awarded as “WPPI Master Photographer”. Because of his contribution in wedding photography industry, he is elected as part of the judging panel in ISPWP and AsiaWPA competition. With his success in the academic world, Clover Image became the most prestigious pre-wedding photography studio based in Australia. His work was published in Channel 7, SBS, Portrait Magazine China, MSN, etc. Besides wedding photography, Aries is also active in commercial photography. His customers include NAB, Westpac, ANZ, etc.