Photo competition launch
The Foundation conducted its first ever mEYE World Photographic Competition, inviting people to capture their unique story through the lens of a camera and help raise awareness of age-related macular degeneration.
Entrants were required to submit their photograph with 50 words or less to explain how their entries depicted the theme, “Eyes on the future”. There were more than 450 entries from all across Australia. The winners are listed below with the grand prize winner being Delma Wheatley (WA).
Delma Wheatley – Macular Degeneration Community category (WA) and grand finalist
Tsung-Heng Kuo – Open category (Vic)
Charlotte Farquharson – Junior (under 18) category (Qld)
Ian Robertson (optometrist) – Healthcare Professional category (WA)
Posted: 10 June 2011