Christchurch Photo Hunt 2013

I am proud to unveil this stunning set of winners from our Christchurch Photo Hunt. Congratulations to winners and entrants – you’ve added to our collection of Christchurch images and have helped Reconnect Christchurch.

Overall winner: Father Christmas at 4 Square

Photo of Father Christmas at 4 Square

Diane Rolton is the overall winner and the winner of the Places category for this photo of a family with Father Christmas. Faith Sumner and children. Four Square shop on the corner of Milton and Selwyn Streets. circa 1952.

Places

Millers Department Store, Tuam Street. 1953 Diane Rolton

Photo of Millers Department Store, Tuam Street

Taken at the time of the Queen’s visit in 1953. They show the buildings decorated to celebrate this event.

People

Andrea McHarg is the winner of the People category.

The violin man who regularly busked outside the ANZ bank on Colombo Street

Photo of The "violin man" who regularly busked outside the ANZ Bank on Colombo Street.

Highly commended

Dave Reynolds is the winner of the Highly Commended Prize for a series of family photos which captured the judges’ attention. Here are some of his photos.

 Photo of Watching TV after a family tea Photo of Summer day at Pines Beach

Highly commended

Julia Thomas is the winner of the Highly Commended Prize for her special study of waiting for the milkman.

This boarding house stood on the corner of Worcester and Barbadoes Streets.

Photo of 208 Worcester Street Photo of Waiting for the milkman Photo of Milk bottles and payment Photo of Plinth at 208 Worcester Street

See all images and judges’ comments on our Christchurch Photo Hunt 2013 page.

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