Heritage Bank Photographic Awards

Creativity, Change & Perspective captured in time

Winners announced

The winners of our 31st Annual Heritage Bank Photographic Awards have now been announced. From over 1,800 entries, our judges had the difficult task of deliberating over some of the highest calibre entries to be seen in the competition's 31 year history.

 

Our Overall Winners are:

  • Open Winner - 'Dream Big' by Leesa McGill
  • Theme Winner - 'Mt Solitary Hazard Burn' by Lauren Hook
  • CEO Choice Award - 'A Fractured World' by Rowena English

 

Exhibition details

We are thrilled to share this year's gallery with you online and at our official exhibition.

  • Open from 3rd September - 25th September 2019
  • USQ Artsworx - West Street, Toowoomba
  • For more details visit USQ Artsworx online
Exhibition Gallery 2019

Prizes

One image from the Open Category & one image from the Themed Category will be purchased by Heritage Bank for a $1500 purchase price. The winner will also receive their work displayed at USQ Arts Gallery Top 50 Exhibition and a Camera House voucher to the value of $150.
From all entries received, one image will be selected by our Chief Executive Officer, Peter Lock and purchased by Heritage Bank for $500. The winner will also receive their work displayed at USQ Arts Gallery Top 50 Exhibition and a Camera House voucher to the value of $100. 

Young Photographer age categories: 

  • 14-17 years
  • 10-13 years
  • 7-9 years 

One image will be selected from the three age categories to receive a Camera House voucher to the value of $100, their work displayed at USQ Arts Gallery Top 50 Exhibition and a certificate of merit.

One image from the Open Category & one image from the Themed Category will be awarded a $750 prize and a Camera House voucher to the value of $100. The image will be also displayed at USQ Arts Gallery Top 50 Exhibition.
One image from the Open Category & one image from the Themed Category will be awarded a $350 prize and a Camera House voucher to the value of $75. The image will also be displayed at USQ Arts Gallery Top 50 Exhibition.
One image from the Open Category & one image from the Themed Category will be awarded a $150 prize and a $50 Camera House Voucher. The image will also be displayed at USQ Arts Gallery Top 50 Exhibition.
One image will be selected from all entries received from entrants residing within a 50km radius of Toowoomba to receive a $500 prize, their work displayed at USQ Arts Gallery Top 50 Exhibition and a $100 Camera House voucher
Thank you to our sponsors

      

Heritage Bank would like to thank the Toowoomba Photographic Society for their ongoing support and assistance with the awards.