Capturing the spirit of Australia in a single image

Transforming everyday Australian life into art is the challenge set by the 2018 Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize, which offers $50,000 for the winning work.

Look around you – out the window, across the room, down the street. Seen through the right eyes, and the right lens, what you observe could just win you the $50,000 Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize.

Established in 2007 by the philanthropic Moran Arts Foundation, the Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize (MCPP) celebrates all forms of still photography, including digital and analogue as well as staged and observed images.

Story by Richard Watts, Artshub.  Read Full Article here.

Image credit: Edwina Pickles, Australia Votes, 2016 Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize finalist