2018 International Surf Photographer Search Presented by Braven
2018 INTERNATIONAL SURF PHOTOGRAPHER SEARCH FOR WOMEN, PRESENTED BY BRAVEN AUDIO
WILL YOU BE THE NEXT BIG THING?
It’s back! The last Mermaid Society International Photographer Search for Women in 2015 received 183 entries from as far as Russia, Iceland, Nova Scotia, South Africa, Tasmania, Argentina, Costa Rica, New Jersey, Jersey UK, Cornwall, Karratha. It was one of the most incredible pools of talent, and so we’ve brought it back but this time we’ve got OVER $3,000 AU worth of the most amazing prizes from our friends at BRAVEN AUDIO.
Entry is open to women 16 years of age and over, worldwide.
ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED.
Finalists and the People’s Choice Awards voting begins on Monday 30 May 2018. Stay tuned!
One (1) grand prize winner worldwide, who will receive the following: Braven Stryde 360 speaker (AU$149.95), Braven Signature Headphones (AU$299.95), Incase Memory Zip Wallet (AU$59.95), Incase DSLR Pro Pack (AU$239.95), A sterling silver Mermaid Society necklace (AU$60),
Total prize value is $809.80 (including GST).
Three (3) RUNNER UP winners, who will receive the following: Braven Stryde Speaker (AU$149.95), Incase DSLR Sling Pack (AU$89.95), A sterling silver Mermaid Society necklace (AU$60)
Total prize value is AU$299.94 (including GST) each.
One (1) PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD as decided via voting mechanism, who will receive the following. A sterling silver Mermaid Society necklace (AU$60), Braven XXL Speaker System (AU$499.95)
In 2018 we have a stellar lineup of judges to review the images including;
- Fran Miller, professional surf photographer & CANON ambassador
- Brooke Farris, General Manager of Digital at RIP CURL
- Leah Dawson, international free surfer
- Cait Mears, professional photographer for ROXY
- Kirstin Scholtz, professional international photographer, former WSL Senior Photographer
- Amber Mozo, professional international surf & brand photographer
- Fiona Mullen, professional photographer & 2015 Winner
THE PEOPLE’S CHOICE
This year we are also including the PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD where you can vote for your favourite image. The winner of this award wins an incredible Braven XXL speaker and a heap of international street cred. The People’s Choice Award voting will consist of the 20 finalists and will commence on 30 April until 4 May.