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The World is a Wonder - Online Photo Competition

PHOTO COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED

 
         
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The Competition

The World is a Wonder photographic competition, initiated by Glaucoma Australia, is designed to raise awareness of glaucoma, which remains as the only preventable form of age-related blindness.

Submit a photograph showing the world is a wonder to see every day, to raise glaucoma awareness. There are four categories to choose from and you must include a title and state the reason (in 25 words or less) why your photo is either a world or a sporting wonder (depending on category chosen). Entries will be judged on their composition, content and creativity.

Select the category that is most applicable to you to enter and get clicking!

Categories

There are four categories for this competition. This competition is open to Australian residents, who can enter once only- select an appropriate category when submitting an entry online.

The World is a Wonder to see every day

  • Senior category- 18 years and over
  • Junior category- under 18 years*

The Sporting World is a Wonder to see every day

  • Senior category- 18 years and over
  • Junior category- under 18 years*

* Under the age of 18 as at 10th May 2013. An entry in the junior age group must be accompanied by signed permission from a parent or guardian to be a valid entry. The parental consent form must be completed and submitted via email (scanned), faxed or posted; and can be downloaded here.

Prizes

Each of the two senior and two junior category winners will receive a CANON Powershot S110 digital camera, RRP $549.00

Runners Up
First and second runners up in each senior category will each receive a one year subscription to Glaucoma News and a certificate of acknowledgement. First and second runners up in each junior category will each receive a Glaucoma Australia mascot- GOLDIE the Owl and a certificate of acknowledgement.

Judges
Judging will be carried out by Geoff Lawson OAM- optometrist and cricket player, coach, commentator, writer and Glaucoma Australia Ambassador; Mark Cushway- Editor of Mivision and Assoc. Professor Ivan Goldberg AM, ophthalmologist and President of Glaucoma Australia. The judging panel is subject to change at the Promoter’s discretion. Entries will be judged on their composition, content and creativity and the judges’ decision will be final.

Sponsors
Glaucoma Australia would like to thank its co-organiser:



Glaucoma Australia would like to thanks its prize sponsor:



To help spread the word;

  • Give the competition URL www.glaucoma.org.au/wonderphoto.htm to your family and friends, work place or social club.
  • Like us and share this competition on Facebook www.facebook.com/glaucoma.australia

 

         
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