Do you love photography? Do you love NZ marine mammals? If yes then you will be perfect to enter our 2023 calendar competition where your photo could feature in our next years calendar where 100% of the proceeds will go to our friends at the New Zealand Whale and Dolphin Trust - you can find out more about what they do here.
The following categories are as follows:
January - Hectors & Māui dolphin - Tūpoupou & Popoto
February - Southern right whale - Tohorā
March - Common dolphin - Aihe
April - NZ Sea lion - Whakahao
May - Sperm whale - Parāoa
June - Bottlenose dolphin - Terehu
July - Humpback whale - Paikea
August - NZ Fur seal - Kekeno
September - Orca - Maki
October - Blue whae
November - Long finned pilot whale & False killer whale - Upokohue
December - Leopard Seal - Popoiangore
The rules are simple and easy:
Your photo must be taken in NZ waters
You can submit as many photos as you want for as many of the above categories, however should you win one then you cannot win another so any photos submitted will be pulled out.
We are taking submissions now and this will close 31st July - voting will commence on the 15th of August - starting with January - the voting will be over 3 days with a 2 day gap between the next voting.
The Calendars will be printed end of November ready for shipping at the beginning of December - pre orders will be set up approximately 1 week after voting has finished.
You can enter your submissions to: email@example.com
The calendars will be printed in the same way as last year since they were a big hit with people -
Large calendar featuring high quality photography of NZ's ocean wildlife
350 x 290mm Landscape Cover & Back
350gsm full colour two sides
22 text pages - 350gsm satin printed full colour two sides.
Features 12 professionally taken images.
Contains NZ public holidays and school terms as well as all those important wildlife dates.
Wire bound with white wire.
Centre hole drilled at the bottom to hang the calendar.
Calendars will be printed by printing.com - based on the North Shore in Auckland