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‘Cardiff University: 125 Years’ Photo Competition

Our 125th Anniversary Photo’ Competition couldn’t be easier to enter and offers some great prizes. In addition, we’ll be showcasing all prize-winners, runners-up and any other entries which we like on our website - and perhaps also in an end of year exhibition in the University.

There are four competition categories, each with a stunning grand prize to be awarded at the end of the competition in October 2008. In addition there are also prizes for the “Pick of the Month’ photos which will be selected over the next nine months. Photographs can be easily be submitted online using Flickr or email.

Categories & Prizes

The competition is split into the following four categories to give you the greatest range of opportunity to be creative with your submissions.

University Campus

Fuji FinePix S9600 High-End Digital CameraCardiff University’s campuses is made up of a huge number of buildings, both old and new.  We’re keen to see how you capture them. The photo must feature a Cardiff University building, campus grounds or related streets and sights. If people feature in the photograph, they should not be the main focus of the picture.  This category is open to all – you don’t have to be student or member of staff of the University to enter.
Grand Prize: Nikon D40 Digital SLR Camera
Monthly Prize: £20 vouchers

My Work

Toshiba Laptop Satellite Pro L40-15DThis category encourages you to capture your work at Cardiff University – academic or otherwise – in an innovative and creative way. The subject of your photo must relate in some way to your work or your studies.  This category is open to all categories of current students and staff of the University.
Grand Prize: Toshiba Satellite L300-1BW
Monthly Prize: £20 vouchers

Cardiff Life

iPod TouchCapture any aspect of your life in Cardiff – the University or the City – the photo could feature you first rugby match, having fun with friends, your favourite walk or landmark, a great day out or something that means Cardiff life to you – the scope is enormous. This category is open to all.
Grand Prize: iPod Touch
Monthly Prize: £20 vouchers

125: Use Your Imagination

Amazon vouchersAs an open-ended category, we’re excited to see what you come up with, and the connections drawn between your photograph and Cardiff University. Your photo subject must be related to Cardiff University in some way. This category is open to all.

Grand Prize: £150 Vouchers
Monthly Prize: £20 vouchers