Topic: 2008 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

Topic type:

For the 2008 photo hunt Christchurch City Libraries invited the people of Christchurch to enter a photo competition designed to uncover Christchurch photos of the 1940s, 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.

Heritage Week Photo Competition Poster. Heritage Week 2008 was a celebration of Christchurch's heritage of the post-war period with the theme of "Retrospective: Christchurch life, architecture and design 1940s - 1970s".

Christchurch City Libraries invited the people of Christchurch to enter a photo competition designed to uncover Christchurch photos of the 40s, 50s, 60s and 70s.

Prizes were awarded for the best photos encapsulating each decade and the judges looked for images that captured a sense of the period and had a story to tell.   Fourteen winning  and highly commended  entries were chosen for each of the four decades.

Discuss This Topic

There are 0 comments in this discussion.

join this discussion