Carter Observatory's Light & Dark Photo Competition starting 1 October !

Carter Observatory is hosting a Light and Dark Photography competition, beginning on 1 October. Kindly supported by Wellington Photographic Society, Wakefields Digital, Wellington Photographic Supplies (Victoria Street branch) and Capital E.

Have you been inspired  to take out your camera and start snapping?  Carter Observatory is running a photo competition between the 1st of October and 12th January, looking for the best photo under the title Light and Dark. There are heaps of fantastic prizes to be won!

You may enter up to 3 different photos and you must be a Greater Wellington Resident to enter. Please read the Terms and Conditions before sending in your photographs.

There are three categories:

You must choose one category to register your photographs under.

  1. Capital E Children’s category (14 years and under)
  2. Young Adult (14- to 18 years)
  3. Adult (Over 18’s)

Our five fantastic judges are: Mark Gee, Jo Elliott, Sabrina Hyde, John Boyd and Paul Thompson.

They will judge the entries and compile the finalists ready to be displayed at Carter Observatory by the 14th December 2013.


To Enter go to