St Paul’s student snaps up first place in photography competition

31/10/2016
Ziggy Kowalski - Winner of Best Composition in the 2016 Pixel Prize
Ziggy Kowalski - Winner of Best Composition in the 2016 Pixel Prize

 

Ziggy Kowalski from Year 11 at St Paul’s Catholic College, Greystanes won first place for best composition with his photograph ‘The Road Less Travelled’ in the Australian Catholic University’s prestigious Pixel Prize competition.

The Pixel Prize is open to high school students from Australia (New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland) and from Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and North East India (selected schools) who have a passion for photography. The Pixel Prize, encourages students to address the theme ‘My Generation’ through a creative, visual medium. These young photographers are then given the opportunity to connect with a photographic community and share their work with friends, family and the public.

The ‘Composition’ category was one of four major awards presented on the evening and judged by Sandy Edwards, a leading Australian photographer, artist and curator. Ziggy’s entry won him a $300 gift voucher.


Learn more about the Pixel Prize and see the winning photographs

 

Posted By Ben Fuller at 15/11/2016 2:44:01 PM
 
   
  
 

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