By Anthony Capkun
This year’s theme was “Wasteful Behaviour”, and judges looked at how entries captured wastefulness. The judging panel reviewed 550 entries, and submissions were judged on originality, relevance to theme, composition, lighting and technical qualities.
The Top 10 finalists are receiving $100 London Drugs photo lab gift cards, and their photos will be displayed in Victoria’s Royal BC Museum from November 30 to January 27, 2013. The grand prize winner is Comox resident John Kelsey (photo). He will receive a Nikon D700 SLR camera package from London Drugs, and his photo will be featured in newspaper advertisements in his community, on the Lower Mainland and in Victoria.
Team Power Smart members (British Columbians can join for free) receive exclusive energy saving tips, offers and rewards, says BC Hydro. Members also have the chance to enter monthly contests, such as the photo contests, focused on conservation.