Heritage Bank Photographic Awards

Creativity, Respect & Admiration captured in time

Winners announced

The winners of our 30th Annual Heritage Bank Photographic Awards have now been announced. From over 2,000 entries, our judges had the difficult task of deliberating over some of the highest calibre entries to be seen in the competition’s 30 year history.

Our overall winners are:

  • Open Winner - ‘Evening Shadow’ by Josh Tagi
  • Theme Winner - ‘Grandad’ by Alison Hockings
  • CEO Choice Award - ‘In beauty I walk’ by Christian Spencer

Exhibition details

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

  • Open from 18th September - 24th October 2018
  • USQ Artsworx- West Street, Toowoomba
  • For more details visit USQ Artsworx online
Exhibition Gallery 2018

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
One image will be selected from all entries received from entrants under the age of 25 years. The photographer will receive $1000 from the Mackenzie family in honour of the late Bruce Mackenzie in keeping with his support for young photographers. In addition, the image will be purchased by The Toowoomba Chronicle for $100 and the work will be displayed at USQ Arts Gallery Top 50 Exhibition. 
Thank you to our sponsors

      

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