THE FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

FRIDAY - 2pm

FRIDAY - 2pm

REGISTRATION OPENS

Register for the festival and collect your participant pack

FRIDAY - 4pm

FRIDAY - 4pm

COMPETITION LAUNCHES

The competition kicks off!! You now have 24 hours to shoot, edit and submit your photos

SATURDAY - 4pm

SATURDAY - 4pm

COMPETITION CLOSES

HAULT! All your images should now be submitted. Well done!

SATURDAY - 6:30pm

SATURDAY - 6:30pm

INDUSTRY SHOWCASE & OPEN AIR CINEMA

Ever wanted to get your hands on that huge lens? Or talk directly to one of the big manufacturers about their products? Well here is your chance. Open air cinema for the family as well, so grab some popcorn and a drink and watch a movie under the stars.

SUNDAY - 7am

SUNDAY - 7am

WORKSHOPS & TOURS

Learn from industry leaders in a variety of fields, or jump on a photography tour around the Sunshine Coast.

SUNDAY - 7pm

SUNDAY - 7pm

AWARDS PRESENTATION EVENT

Attend the awards presentation event and see the finalists images in a digital exhibition, and celebrate with your fellow photographers!

  • FRIDAY - 2pm

    FRIDAY - 2pm

    REGISTRATION OPENS

    Register for the festival and collect your participant pack

  • FRIDAY - 4pm

    FRIDAY - 4pm

    COMPETITION LAUNCHES

    The competition kicks off!! You now have 24 hours to shoot, edit and submit your photos

  • SATURDAY - 4pm

    SATURDAY - 4pm

    COMPETITION CLOSES

    HAULT! All your images should now be submitted. Well done!

  • SATURDAY - 6:30pm

    SATURDAY - 6:30pm

    INDUSTRY SHOWCASE & OPEN AIR CINEMA

    Ever wanted to get your hands on that huge lens? Or talk directly to one of the big manufacturers about their products? Well here is your chance. Open air cinema for the family as well, so grab some popcorn and a drink and watch a movie under the stars.

  • SUNDAY - 7am

    SUNDAY - 7am

    WORKSHOPS & TOURS

    Learn from industry leaders in a variety of fields, or jump on a photography tour around the Sunshine Coast.

  • SUNDAY - 7pm

    SUNDAY - 7pm

    AWARDS PRESENTATION EVENT

    Attend the awards presentation event and see the finalists images in a digital exhibition, and celebrate with your fellow photographers!

    Day 1 – Friday the 16th of September 2016

    2:00pm – Registrations Open

    4:00pm – The Photo Shootout Competition Launch

    SHOOT SHOOT SHOOT! You have 24 hours to shoot, edit and submit your images!

    Day 2 – Saturday the 17th of September 2016

    KEEP SHOOTING! You have most of the day to keep working on those photos. Call into a Shootout Station for a coffee, edit your images and have a chat to a local professional who can give you hints, tips and answer any questions you might have. 

    4:00pm – Images submitted! Your images must be submitted by 4:00pm – drop them into one of the Shootout Stations across the Sunshine Coast.

    6:00pm – TED’s Industry Showcase. Come along and get your hands on the latest Nikon, Olympus, Sigma, Tamron, Manfrotto, Phottix, Pentax gear and more! Chat with industry professionals and representatives from your favourite suppliers and manufacturers.

    6:30pm – Outdoor Cinema – pull up a beanbag, rug or bale of hay and enjoy a movie with the family.

    Day 3 – Sunday the 18th of September 2016

    5:00 – 8:00am – Workshop and Tours kickoff! Enjoy a day of refining your art at a range of workshops held exclusively for Photo Shootout competitors. From landscape to weddings, portraits to sports, there is a workshop to help you increase your skills and improve your technique. Or you could always jump on a photo-tour at one of the many exciting locations across the Sunshine Coast including Australia Zoo, Underwater World, the Botanic Gardens, Butterfly Gardens and more!

    10:00  Inspirational Artists Q&A Panel – Ever wanted to ask some of Australia’s leading photographers how they achieve their amazing images, about gear, travel and working at the top of the field? Here is your chance as Ted’s Cameras Maroochydore host an incredible line up of artists talking about their love and passion for photography.

    1:00 – Phottix Lighting Workshop – Join Steve Hamilton in store at Teds Camera’s Maroochydore as he demonstrates studio lighting techniques using the latest gear from Phottix. See the Indra500, Indra360 and Mitros Speedlights in action with the amazing new Odin II trigger system.

    6:00pm – The Photo Shootout Awards Gala – Enjoy a digital exhibition of the finalists images and celebrate as the winners are announced! Enjoy some light refreshments and mingle with hundreds of fellow photographers before taking home new skills, experiences and some amazing memories to hang on your walls!

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    PROUDLY SPONSORED BY

    Sunshine Coast Council
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    Teds 1200

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