Australian Railroad Photo Competition

MOVING
MOMENTS

Sep 15 — Nov 15 2019

CASH PRIZES & MORE

$6,000

1st Place

Host:

Organiser:

crrc-white

The 2019 inaugural Australian Railroad Photo Competition, Moving Moments’, is for photographers and rail buffs alike and runs from Sept.15 to Nov.15 2019.

With cash prizes of up to $6,000, each photo submitted by entrants must relate to Australian urban rail transit, passenger transport, freight locomotives, or anything else related to railways. Whether your photo is taken from a train, is of a train, a station, railroad tracks, a rail crossing etc., it’s up to you!

Australian Railroad Photo Competition

MOVING
MOMENTS

Sep 15 — Nov 15 2019

CASH PRIZES & MORE

$6,000

1st Place

Host:

Organiser:

crrc-white

Australian Railroad Photo Competition

MOVING
MOMENTS

Sep 15 — Nov 15 2019

CASH PRIZES & MORE

$6,000

1st Place

Host:

Organiser:

crrc-white

The 2019 inaugural Australian Railroad Photo Competition, Moving Moments’, is for photographers and rail buffs alike and runs from Sept.15 to Nov.15 2019.

With cash prizes of up to $6,000, each photo submitted by entrants must relate to Australian urban rail transit, passenger transport, freight locomotives, or anything else related to railways. Whether your photo is taken from a train, is of a train, a station, railroad tracks, a rail crossing etc., it’s up to you!

The 2019 inaugural Australian Railroad Photo Competition, Moving Moments’, is for photographers and rail buffs alike and runs from Sept.15 to Nov.15 2019.

With cash prizes of up to $6,000, each photo submitted by entrants must relate to Australian urban rail transit, passenger transport, freight locomotives, or anything else related to railways. Whether your photo is taken from a train, is of a train, a station, railroad tracks, a rail crossing etc., it’s up to you!

Each participant is allowed to enter one photo, which can be submitted in one of the photographic categories below:

backpack

The CONVENIENCE of rail travel

E.G. Moments captured from your daily commute.

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love

The ROMANTIC mode of transport

E.G. The beauty of nature seen from or surrounding a train.

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book

DAILY LIFE on the train

E.G. Reading a book, meeting friends, love stories etc.

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train

The power of FREIGHT TRAINS

E.G. Photos of majestic freight trains travelling through various Australian landscapes, cities etc.

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smartphone

Expert SMARTPHONE photographers

E.G. If you don’t own a professional camera, it’s okay – we only care about beautiful rail scenes!

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CASH PRIZES

All award winners also receive a model bullet train!

Major Prizes

Professional Photography Award Section:
(DSLR and Film)

$6,000

+ 1 x Return Flight from Sydney to Beijing, China (Provided by China Southern Airlines)

1st Place (1 Winner)

$3,000

2nd Place (2 Winners)

$1,500

3rd Place (3 Winners)

Minor Prizes

Smartphone Photography Award Section (Mobile Phones):

  • $200 (10 Winners)

People’s Choice Award Section:
(The single photo that receives the most votes on the competition website.)

  • $500 (1 Winner)

Winners can receive their prizes in-person at the official Australian Railroad Photo Competition Award Ceremony located at Melbourne Town Hall on Dec.1 2019 (time TBD) where the winning photos will be displayed in a formal photographic exhibition. Prestigious judges together with many distinguished guests will be attending the event.

We need your vote!

See any photos that stand out from the crowd? Submit your vote by hovering over your favourite photo and then click “Like”!

The ROMANTIC mode of transport

The power of FREIGHT TRAINS

Images from your DAILY LIFE on a train

Expert SMARTPHONE photographers