Landscape 500 Competition – top ten

Recently I entered a collection of images into the Landscape 500 photography competition. This image from Longreach in outback Qld managed to score 10th place! There were some unbelievable photographs chosen in the top 10, congratulations to Jamie Nicolaou for his stunning Pilbara lightning shot which won the competition. Check it out here. Five other images I had entered scored silver, and three bronze.

For me this image really captures the feel of the stunning wide open spaces that can be found in Western Qld. Anywhere from Longreach to Birdsville scenes like this are a common sight – I hope it inspires you to get out there and experience some of the amazing scenes we have on our doorstep!

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8 responses

  1. Great result here Dan, I have always like this image a lot and often think when I am out and about trying to emulate it. Well done mate!

    Cheers

    November 23, 2010 at 1:41 pm

  2. Congrats mate, a ripper shot and well deserved to be in the top 10.

    November 23, 2010 at 11:07 pm

  3. Well done Dan. The top ten shots are all awesome. Hopefully next year we’ll see some females getting in there too!!!

    November 24, 2010 at 12:47 am

  4. Beth Wode

    Congratulations Dan. What a beautiful beautiful shot, and so worthy of being in the top 10

    November 24, 2010 at 7:06 am

  5. Great work Dan, a beautiful shot. Congrats.

    November 24, 2010 at 10:48 am

  6. Congratulations!

    November 24, 2010 at 12:53 pm

  7. wow following your link they were great shots all, i loved yours for the contrast between sky and land

    December 5, 2010 at 2:37 pm

  8. Congrats Dan, think that I commented on this the first time you posted it but it is an awesome image. You pipped me by a place in the comp but deservedly so…..

    December 14, 2010 at 12:13 am

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