Wanderlust Photo Competition

Capture exciting moments from your overseas study or work experience and go in the draw to win fantastic prizes!

Please note that the competition is currently closed and will re-open in 2017. Stay tuned for more details!

How do I enter?

All entrants must fill out the online entry form to enter any of the categories. Please email global.experience@rmit.edu.au for any enquiries.

Categories

This year there are 3 categories in the photo competition.

You can enter more than one category:

Colours of the World

This category is for outbound students who have either completed or are completing an outbound experience program. Submit photos of your travel adventures around the world, capturing the many different colours and exciting things found around the world!

Quintessential Melbourne

This category is for inbound students who have either completed or are completing an outbound experience program. Submit photos of your interesting student experiences at RMIT Melbourne and around; photos from outside Melbourne will not be submitted into this category.

Social Media Clip

This category is open for any current inbound and outbound students. Upload a short video onto Instagram capturing the buzz and fun of the city that you are in, with the hashtag #RMITpassport. The photo with the most likes at the close of the competition wins, simple!

Deadline: Entries close on Sunday 4 September 2015.

Prizes

  • Overall Winner: (Colours of the World/Quintessential Melbourne): $500 Myer voucher
  • Colours of the World: A short course in Contemporary Travel Photography with Cam Cope worth of (valued at $620)
  • Quintessential Melbourne: $250 STA travel voucher
  • Social Media Clip: Cell Lens Kit, including 5 camera lenses for your phone

Judging Criteria

Your photos will be judged on:

  • Design and composition
  • Portrayal of the local culture
  • Authenticity, or the 'X factor'
  • Social Media Clip, photos will be judged on the number of online votes received.

Entry Requirements

  • Each person may enter up to three photos to the competition. Every submission must include at least one photo with you in it. If you choose to only submit one photo, this means you must be in it.
  • Photos must be submitted in high quality resolution. The photos will be printed in A3 size. Minimum width of images is 2000 pixels.
  • Photos can be from an exchange, global intensive, RIIERP or overseas work placement undertaken in the second semester of 2014 or any time in 2015.
  • You must fill in the online entry form agree to the terms and conditions for your entry to be considered.
  • Previous entries to this competition are ineligible for the 2014 competition.

Photo Exhibition

All competition winners and finalists will have their work showcased on RMIT communications channels, including Facebook, Flickr and the RMIT Website.

Winners’ and finalists’ work will also be displayed at RMIT for the Wanderlust 2015 Finalists Exhibition to be held on 15 October! Details of this exhibition will be sent to everyone who enters.

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding this competition please contact Global Experience.

E:global.experience@rmit.edu.au
P: 9925 3947
Visit us: Info Corner, Desk 7, Building 22, ground floor, City Campus
Like us on Facebook and Instagram #RMITpassport

2014 Winners

Hiking in minus 32 degrees, Kuusamo, Finland, Isabelle Huan

2014 Global Experience Photo Competition Winner: Hiking in minus 32 degrees, Kuusamo, Finland

Isabelle Huang, Exchange to Estonian Academy of Arts, Bachelor of Design (Interior Design)

he breathtaking Horseshoe Bend, Arizona, USA, Tiffany Chen

2014 Global Experience Photo Competition Winner: The breathtaking Horseshoe Bend, Arizona, USA

Tiffany Chen, Exchange to Purdue University, USA, Bachelor of Engineering (Aerospace) (Honours)

Outback Australia, Taly Elbaum

2014 Global Experience Photo Competition Winner: Outback Australia


Taly Elbaum, Exchange Student from Switzerland, Bachelor of Business



2013 Winners

2013 photo competition winner

2013 Global Experience Photo Competition Winner: Sky high in the Netherlands

Laura Barbante, Bachelor Business (Marketing) (Applied)

2013 Mobility Photo Competition 2nd place

2013 Global Experience Photo Competition 2nd Prize Winner: Snow Bliss.

Rebecca Sims, Bachelor of Design (Industrial Design)

2013 Mobility Photo Competition 3rd place

2013 Global Experience Photo Competition 3rd Place Winner: Great Wall.

Matt Jones, B Arts (Photography)


2012 Winners

2012 Mobility Photo Competition Winner: 93 year old man and day of the dead altar for his late wife. Maria Christine Blackwell, BA Fine Art Mexico

2012 Global Experience Photo Competition Winner: 93 year old man and day of the dead altar for his late wife.

Maria Christine Blackwell, BA Fine Art Mexico

2012 Mobility Photo Competition Winner: Baby behind wires. Nicholas Bodanac, Masters of Business by research Medellin, Colombia

2012 Global Experience Photo Competition Winner: Baby behind wires.

Nicholas Bodanac, Masters of Business by research Medellin, Colombia

2012 Mobility Photo Competition Winner: Cheeky smoking Parisian. Thea Petrass, Arts Photography Paris, France

2012 Global Experience Photo Competition Winner: Cheeky smoking Parisian.

Thea Petrass, Arts Photography
Paris, France


Previous Submissions

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View all 2013 submissions

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