Wayne Tait

Wayne Tait


20D Newton Street, Mount Maunganui

0274 991 040


With a love of visual arts, Wayne Tait started out in graphic design working in the print industry, then in 1987 won a scholarship to study photography in the United States. Upon his return in 1989, Wayne started working as a commercial photographer. 

He has spent the last 30 years developing his craft, with controlled lighting of his subjects in the studio and on location, his work has a clean style with a natural look.

Wayne is accomplished in most genres including corporate, industrial, hospitality, still life and food & drink photography.

Based in Tauranga a coastal port city two hours south of Auckland, Wayne operates his own commercial studio in Mount Maunganui.

Clients include Pharmac, Affco, Zespri, Ballance, Abodo Wood, Comvita, Landis+Gyr, Philips Lighting, Ziwi, Heilala Vanilla, Queenstown Natural Perfume, NZ Honey Co, NZ Forest Owners, The Princes Gate Hotel & Kalmar Global.

As an accomplished photographer with many award accolades to his name, Wayne is nationally qualified as a commercial member of the Advertising and Illustrative Photographers Association (AIPA).