Thanks to Mark for bringing this to my attention! It looks like a great experince – I don’t see why there shouldn’t be several students from The School of Art included in this competition week!
Auckland, July – Sony is once again holding the Alpha D-SLR Photography Competition designed to give up-and-coming fashion photographers the chance to demonstrate their creative talent at Air New Zealand Fashion Week.
The competition invites entries from those currently undertaking tertiary study which relates to photography or those planning to undertake study in 2010. Fifteen photographers will be handpicked and offered all access passes to fashion week along with a Sony Alpha A380Y digital SLR camera for use during the week to capture all the action and excitement.
Entrants will be judged on photos taken throughout the week and the winner will receive a Sony Alpha camera package worth more than $2,500 and a scholarship for tertiary tuition fees of up to $3,000 for a course relating to fine arts, design or photography in 2010.