Welcome to the Māwhera National Salon of Photography

The Māwhera National Salon of Photography is hosted by the Greymouth Photography Club, New Zealand.

Entry is only open to residents of New Zealand and financial members of PSNZ residing overseas. Membership of any photographic organisation is not required.

The sections for 2024 remain the same as last year:
• Open Colour
• Open Monochrome
• Nature
• Creative
• Portraits

Entries are NOW OPEN for 2024.

For all enquiries, contact the Salon Chairperson:
Elizabeth Passuello FPSNZ FNPSNZ APSEM SAPS APSA EPSA EFIAP

Please use the grey buttons on this page for detailed information.

Competition now closed. click here to review /pay fees for 2024 Mawhera National Salon
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Māwhera National Salon of Photography – Just 1 Week Till Closing Date!

There is just one week left till the 2024 Māwhera National Salon of Photography closes for entries, on May 31st. We look forward to having your images as part of our salon!

We also have exciting news to share; we have added Merit Ribbons to the list of Awards. Judges will award 4 Merit Ribbons per section.

Along with our existing awards, that is a total of 95 awards to be won! Be in to win!

Elizabeth Passuello
Salon Chairperson
mawherasalon@gmail.com

by Elizabeth Passuello, 24 May, 2024

Māwhera National Salon of Photography – NOW OPEN

The 2024 Māwhera National Salon of Photography is now open and accepting entries!

Closing date: May 31, 2024, at 11:59pm.

There are 5 sections:
• Open Colour
• Open Monochrome
• Nature (colour or mono)
• Creative (colour or mono)
• Portraits (colour or mono)

Entry fee is $30 for the first 2 sections entered, plus $10 per additional section:
• $30 for any 1 or 2 sections
• $40 for any 3 sections
• $50 for any 4 sections
• $60 for all 5 sections
Payment is via PayPal.

We look forward to seeing all your amazing and inspiring images.

Elizabeth Passuello
Salon Chairperson
mawherasalon@gmail.com

by Elizabeth Passuello, 1 May, 2024

Opening Soon!

We have great pleasure in inviting you to participate in the 2nd Mawhera National Salon of Photography, organised by the Greymouth Photography Club.

We have kept the sections and the entry fees the same as last year, but we have a few more awards on offer! We have also increased the image size to 1920 x 1200 pixels which is the same as many of the other salons on the MyPhotoClub platform.

Our salon opens for entries in just one week’s time, on May 1, 2024.

Closing date is May 31, 2024, at 11:59pm.

We look forward to seeing all your wonderful images.

For all enquiries, please contact the Salon Chairperson at mawherasalon@gmail.com

by Elizabeth Passuello, 23 April, 2024

2023 Māwhera Salon Catalogue Now Available

The 2023 Māwhera National Salon of Photography catalogue is now available to download via the “Catalogue and Exhibition” page of the website or by clicking on the link below.

If you missed the screening of the salon, we have uploaded the audio visuals to our YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/@GreymouthPhotographyClub

Thanks to everyone who participated, we look forward to seeing your amazing images again… in 2024.

Elizabeth Passuello
Chairperson
Māwhera National Salon of Photography

by Elizabeth Passuello, 24 July, 2023

Mawhera National Salon will be screened on July 22, 2023

Due to a number of circumstances, we have changed the date of the screening of our salon to July 22, 2023, at 7:30 pm.

The salon will be screened via Zoom and a link notified closer to the time. Please register your interest to attend by emailing the Chairperson at mawherasalon@gmail.com (this will help us assess if an another screening will be required due to participant limits of the Zoom session).

Look forward to seeing you there!

Elizabeth Passuello
Salon Chairperson
mawherasalon@gmail.com

by Elizabeth Passuello, 12 July, 2023

Thank you!

Our salon has now closed for entries.

Thank you so much to all entrants who have supported us by participating in our first national salon. We now enter the next stage… judging all the wonderful images! Results will be available in due course.

Elizabeth Passuello
Salon Chairperson
mawherasalon@gmail.com

by Elizabeth Passuello, 1 June, 2023

NOW OPEN for entries

Our salon is now accepting entries. We look forward to seeing all your wonderful and inspiring images.

Closing date is May 31st, 2023.

Elizabeth Passuello
Salon Chairperson
mawherasalon@gmail.com

by Elizabeth Passuello, 2 May, 2023

Opening Soon!

The Māwhera National Salon of Photography opens for entries in just over 2 weeks time, on May 1st, 2023. Bookmark this page and share the news with all your photography friends!

The closing date for entries is May 31st, 2023.

We look forward to receiving your entries!

Elizabeth Passuello
Salon Chairperson
mawherasalon@gmail.com

by , 14 April, 2023