Capture Coolamon Winners Announced!


The winners of this year's Capture Coolamon Shire Photography Competition have been announced and a big congratulations to Emma Corbett, 18, who was awarded the $1000 Henry Aitken prize for her print "A Leap of Faith".

The photography competition, which received 196 entries, was this year named after the late Coolamon Shire president Henry Aitken.

The Winners of the other categories where:


  • Landscape: Thomas Parker
  • Built Envinoment: Matt Grey
  • Nature: Zane Fraser
  • Portrait/People Study: Mark Slater
  • Creative: Mark Slater

Youth Section

  • Landscape: Ella Menzies
  • Built Environment: Simon Carter
  • Nature: Zara Armstrong
  • Portrait/People Study: Isabelle Menzies
  • Creative: Jacob Taylor

The calibure of all Photographs for this years competition where outstanding and we would like to say congratulations to all winners, runners up and other entrants for a fantastic exhibition. There were also several prints given a Highly Commended - these are highlighted at our Exhibition.

You can view all entries until this Sunday 9th November at the up to date store from 10am - 4pm. Entry is $2 per person (under 5yrs free). 

Cristy Houghton