Congratulations to CAMPBELL MAUNDER, the Grand Prize Winner of
the House of Travel Photo Competition.
Campbell's stunning photo of a storm brewing over rice paddy fields in Indonesia was judged as the grand prize winning photo in the House of Travel "How Kiwis See the World" Photo Competition.
There were well over 7000 entries, so competition for the top spot was fierce!
Campbell wins $10000 of Air Travel from Qantas, and a Canon EOS
60D 18-55IS DSLR Kit, with 18.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor valued at
No doubt there will be many more photo adventures with this fantastic prize!
We are also thrilled to announce the winners of the four categories.
Each category winner will receive $5000 of Air Travel from Qantas, and a Canon Powershot SX40 HS Digital Still Camera, with 35x optical zoom and 12.1 Megapixel High Sensitivity CMOS Sensor valued at $699.95.
The voting in some of categories was very close.
Congratulations to our winners and many thanks to all that entered the competition with your fantastic photos, and all those that participated in the voting.
BEST FRIENDS AND FAMILY PHOTO
"The best way to see Venice Beach, California"
By Hamish Mathieson
% of votes in category = 23%
BEST INTREPID PHOTO
Hot Air Ballooning in Cappadocia, Turkey
By Joshua Donnelly
% of votes in category = 30%
BEST SCENIC PHOTO
Pohutu Geyser, Whakarewarewa Thermal Valley, Rotorua, New Zealand
By Krzysztof Pfeiffer
% of votes in category = 27%
BEST USE OF COLOUR IN A PHOTO
Stand up paddle boarding at Tahuna Beach in Nelson, New Zealand
By Gemma Chapman
% of votes in category = 40%
Click here to see all of the finalists' photos.