These are the topics from 1st July 2022 to 30th June 2023

Rules

Summary: Each topic 'summary' will confirm the medium (digital and/or print) and then the maximum of images you are allowed to submit.

In Detail: refer to the rules page (click here).. 

Subjects for 2023 have been selected .. we are just waiting on judges/months to be confirmed: 

  • Hands and.or Feet (digital only
  • Autumn  (digital only)
  • Contrast / Angles  (digital only)
  • Food & Drink  (digital only)
  • Sunrise / Sunset  (digital & print)
  • Vintage (old wine)  / Retro (old stuff) / Antique (even older stuff)  (digital & print)
  • Macro  (digital & print)
  • Family and/or Friends ((digital only)
  • Landscape and/or Seascape - Digital are worldwide, Prints are NZ only/ Very limitied editing allowed - refer to the rules
  • Natural History - Digital and Prints. Very ;imited editing allowed - refer to the rules. 

Street Photography - hand in July 14th - digital only.

Judge: Matt Leamy

Medium: Digital only. Max number of images: 2 (Set and/or Open).

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Flora & Fauna - hand in Aug 11th - digital only

Judge: Gail Stent

Medium: Digital only.  Max number of images: 2 (Set and/or Open). Flora & Fauna - so anythng 'living'

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Black & White / Monochrome - hand in Sept 8th - digital and print

Judge: Bob McCree

Medium: Digital and/or PRINT.. Max number of images: 2 (Set and/or Open).. B&W. Monochrome as in shades of grey, sepia, blues, greens ... manipuate an existing photo!!

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Macro Photography - hand in Oct 13th - digital and print

Judge: Geoff Beals

Medium: Digital and/or Print. Max number of images: 2 (Set and/or Open). Check your current lens to see it can do MACRO and close-up on everything!

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Long Exposure - hand in Nov 10th - digital only

Judge: Chris Parkin

Medium: Digital only. Max number of images: 2 (Set and/or Open). Use a 'slow' shutter speed, or even the B setting. Be creative and have fun.

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Summer - hand in Feb 9th 2023 - digital only

Judge: Margaret Anderson

Medium: Digital only. Max number of images: 2 (Set and/or Open). Tell a story of what summer means to you in an image

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