Antarctic Photography Competition 2018

Iceberg with Penguins by Chris Wilson - First Prize

Iceberg with Penguins by Chris Wilson – First Prize

The Australian Antarctic Photography Competition

We are very pleased to offer professional and amateur photographers a chance to win a significant prize for photographs taken in the Southern Ocean and Antarctica in the past three years (After 29 June 2015).  The prize money is $AUD 5,000 for First Prize and $AUD 2,000 for Second Prize.  A People’s Choice Award offers an $AUD 500 prize. Finalists will have their photographs professionally printed and mounted for a stunning exhibition at the Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery (TMAG) in Hobart. All photographers retain copyright to their images.

The prize winners will be announced on Sunday 5 August at 3:00 pm at the Bond Store, TMAG.

The winner in 2016 were:

  1. First Prize: Chris Wilson – Ice Berg With Penguins
  2. Second Prize: Barend Becker – King Penguins Leaving The Station At MacquarieIsland
  3. People’s Choice Award – Ice Berg With Penguins

Terms and conditions apply.  Entries may be made directly from this website when entries open on Thursday 5 April 2018.  Entries close on Friday 29 June 2018.  Late entries will not be accepted.  An entry fee of $AUD 30 per image applies. For Terms and Conditions and payment details CLICK HERE.

King Penguins Leaving the Station - Macquarie Island by Berend Becker

King Penguins Leaving the Station – Macquarie Island by Berend Becker