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Spring photo competition finalists and winners announced

November 22, 2012

Here we have them… finalists and winners of Zealandia’s Spring photo competition, as judged by Simon Woolf.

Congratulations to you all and thank you to everyone who entered.

Category: Animals

Kaka mating
By Chris Helliwell
Joint category and joint overall winner
Kaka mating
Simon Woolf: The tui and the kaka-mating shots are exceptional. They are very different, however are impact-filled and full of interest.

Portrait of a tui
By Janice McKenna
Joint category and joint overall winner
Portrait of a tui

Simon Woolf: The tui and the kaka-mating shots are exceptional. They are very different, however are impact-filled and full of interest.

Robin contest
By Flint Prujean
Finalist
Robin contest

Category: Landscapes

Bush
By Chris Helliwell
Category winner.
Bush
Simon Woolf: The water shot in the landscape section was lovely and shows the depth and atmosphere of the Zealandia bush.

Lower Lake
By Chris Helliwell
Finalist
Lower Lake

Zealandia
By Chris Helliwell
Finalist
Zealandia

Category: People in nature

Keyhole
By Chris Helliwell
Category winner
"Keyhole"
Simon Woolf: The shot of the children interacting with an adult taken from within the weta cave told a story and was superbly framed representing great composition and impact.

Exploring the mine
By Stefan Yap
Finalist
Exploring the mine

Passing time
By Chris Helliwell
Finalist
"Passing time"

Category: Plants

Fern
By Judy Rohloff
Category winner
Fern
Simon Woolf: The fern frond in the Plant section is simple and effective, and stood out from the other entries.

Tree fern
By Jenny Hayes
Finalist
Tree fern

Fern
By Louise Coram
Finalist
Fern