Wecome to the 1st Ocean Beach Photographic Competition

This Digital competition is being run by Wildlife Carer Support & Education Inc.   This competition is proudly sponsored by Ocean Beach Hotel, and Epson.

 There are 4 categories:
  • Youth – Under 18s only
  • Open – Colour
  • Open – Monochrome
  • Landscapes

Enter the competition here

All Images are to be photographed in the specified region (see region map) between 1 August 2018 & 31 August 2018.  Mandmade objects and people are permitted in “Landscape” Images provided they are not the main subject of the image.

A mandatory image, being a photograph of the “Notice” displayed in the Ocean Beach Hotel, is to be submitted in a “Proof of Attendance to the Region” section by EVERY entrant…..Be creative!!!  There will be a prize for the best Mandatory Image!!! (see this mandatory photo example)

  • Each entrant can enter 2 images in each section.  Entry fee is $10 per section.
  • There is no charge for the Youth section.
  • Each entered image must be a JPEG image with a width of no more than 1920 pixels and height of 1200 pixels.  The file size should be less than 2 megaabytes
  • The top 40 images will be printed for display at the Ocean Beach Hotel at no additional cost to the entrant, however a larger file size of the image may be requested.
  • There will be 5 places in each category, plus Highly Commendeds as deemed appropriate.
  • The overall winner will be selected from the top 40 printed images, by the Sponsor (Ocean Beach Hotel) and an “Associations Choice” which will be chosen from all the images entered
  • A People’s Choice award will be voted on during the Exhibition Weekend, with the award being presented on the Presentation Day.
  • Total Prizes worth over $2,000.00.
  • The competition is now open and entries close midnight 2 September 2018.
  • All entry fees must be paid by credit card or Paypal through the Paypal link provided.