WELCOME TO THE NEW ZEALAND AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2024!

The NZIPP Honours Council are proud to introduce the inaugural New Zealand Amateur Photography Awards for 2024.

The New Zealand Amateur Photography Awards is a digital entry only competition which can introduce amateur photographers to the world of photographic competitions.  The aim is to encourage pushing creative boundaries, provide critique for growth and development, and opportunities for recognition of the strength of a photographer’s work.

 

Entry into the New Zealand Amateur Awards is open to:

New Zealand amateur photographers

 

 

Entry into the New Zealand Amateur Awards is not for:

  • NZIPP Accredited Professional Photographers
  • Photographers who have previously entered into the Iris Awards (however this does not apply to people who have only ever entered the Iris Awards in the Student category)
  • Photographers who are entering any category of the 2024 Iris Awards
  • International photographers

Entries open 15th April 2024

IMPORTANT DATES FOR NEW ZEALAND AMATEUR AWARDS

ONLINE ENTRIES OPEN: 8am Monday 15 April 2024 (NZST)

ONLINE ENTRIES CLOSE: 11.59pm Sunday 23 June 2024 (NZST)

LIVE FEEDBACK ROUND: From 8am Wednesday 31 July 2024

LIVE FEEDBACK VENUE: Majestic on Durham, 189 Durham St South, Christchurch. 

CATEGORY FINALISTS ANNOUNCED: Approx. 8pm Thursday 1 August 2024, live at the Awards Wrap Party. Venue: TBC

NEW ZEALAND AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR ANNOUNCEMENT: At the Iris Awards Gala Dinner, 7pm Sunday 4th August 2024. Venue: TBC A ticket only event. Theme: WINTER WONDERLAND. Click here to purchase tickets from 1st May 2024

ENTRANTS SCORES RELEASED:  Thursday 1st August 2024

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