Hunt Hospitality has joined forces with Newcastle ArtSpace to present Shoot Your Local.
This $5000 photographic prize is open to any photographer, professional or amateur, residing in Newcastle, Lake Macquarie or Port Stephens local government areas. Entries can be taken on a digital camera or a mobile phone camera. Entries using a filter or digital manipulation will not be accepted.
Entries must not have been previously submitted for judging in any other art prize, or have been on public display, within the previous 12 months. Entries must have been taken within 12 months of the closure of entries (January 28, 2020)
Entries must received electronically by midnight on January 28, 2020.
First round of judging of will occur between January 29 and February 25, 2020.
Finalists will be notified as soon as the first round of judging is completed.
Finalist works will be hung at the Duke of Wellington Hotel on February 26, 2020.
The winner will be announced on Friday, February 28, at 6.30pm, at the official exhibition opening at the Duke of Wellington Hotel.
The people’s choice will be notified, after Sunday, March 29, 2020 and the winner will be notified.
Download the Shoot Your Local terms and conditions