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NZ Landscape In-Camera Photographer of the Year

This Landscape in-camera CATEGORY is for Non-composite entries
The Landscape In-Camera category is intended for landscape photographs that depict the natural or urban environment, in a way that closely represents the authenticity of the original scene.
Entries may be commissioned or self-commissioned;
An entry may be presented as a series, such as diptychs, triptychs, etc;
Aerial images are permitted. This includes images taken from equipment such as drones, aircraft, helicopters or even hot air balloons;
Except where specified as permitted above, entries must comply with all rules, entry terms & conditions, and the In-Camera – Non-Composite entry criteria;
When naming your entry, use the Category Code – LI.


Permitted post-production techniques include basic processing using:
Tonal control
Colour control
Black & white conversion
Restrained use of:
Noise reduction
Lens correction
Leveling of horizons
Perspective correction
Removal of dust spots, sensor spots, and scratches
Removal of incidental temporary blemishes
Stray hair removal
Removal of incidental elements that are outside the control of the photographer at the time of capture

Permitted camera techniques:
In-camera capture
Direct capture to polaroids and plates – will require digital reproduction
In-camera multiple exposure, with frames captured in sequence
Focus stacking (macro photography only)


The Landscape In-Camera Category is proudly sponsored by Sony.



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