Australian Life Photography Competition, Finalists

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Australian Life Photography Competition, Finalists Australian life in 22 prize-winning photographs From Indigenous cowboys and football matches to Sydney sunbathers and pieshops, the photographs shortlisted for the 2014 Australian Life prize showcase a nation in technicolour and transition. Top prize went to Georgina Popes wry snap of a New South Wales washing line. All 22 winning images go on display in Hyde Park, Sydney until 12 OctoberGeorgina Popes winning image, A great day for drying, in Oakdale, Goulburn, New South Wales. She was devoted to her household chores, but somehow, got strung out on the line, said Pope.Photograph: Georgina PopeRunner up Jon Lewiss image, Farewelling Martin Sharp, Christ Church St Laurence, Haymarket, Sydney. Lewis: Before delivering my eulogy to my dear friend Martin, I made two frames. This one shows his friends celebrating an extraordinary life.Photograph: Jon LewisPaul Lander, 29, and his brother Dylan, 25, frock up for an Australia Day Ute Run, Hidden Valley, Darwin.Photograph: Glenn CampbellAnzac Day Tribute, Ashfield Park cenotaph, New South Wales.Photograph: Berylouise MitchellSaltwater cowboys: Ambrose Dann and Terrence Carter, Broome, Western Australia.Photograph: Tamara VoninskiChildren play at the Bentley Blockade, formed to oppose a proposed gas drilling on neighbouring farmland, Lismore, New South Wales.Photograph: Natalie GronoDinner time in Botany, Sydney.Photograph: Ivana JovanovicAn elder of the Mutitjulu people draws the Dreaming in the red earth of the outback, Uluru, Northern Territory.Photograph: Jewels LynchFor Sale: derelict shops on the main street of Wellington, New South Wales.Photograph: Desmond Kok Hui OngPies: an Australian institution in Brookvale, New South Wales.Photograph: Richard PayneCornflour bombs showered over participants in the ColourMeRad 5K fun run, Motorsport Park, Eastern Creek, Sydney.Photograph: Rob AnnesleyIm a Fire Starter: a protester against the logging of old growth forests in Tasmania.Photograph: Matthew NewtonPondering the Tent of Wonder: surprise visitors to Rod McRaes Sculpture by the Sea, Tamarama, Sydney.Photograph: Brent WinstoneRush hour: a lone face in the crowd at Glebe markets, Sydney.Photograph: Warwick KentIcebergs: suspended between sunshine and water, sunbathers at the sea pool, Bondi, Sydney.Photograph: Paul BlackmoreThe Doll House: the photographers friend Julie in Wyongah, New South Wales.Photograph: Dianne EnglishWindbreak: two girls have fun with their hijabs on the Sydney ferries.Photograph: John GoodbridgeMatch in Ngukurr: Arnhem Land, Northern Territory.Photograph: Godelieve MolsThe tradition of the suit-wearing Sapeurs from the Democratic Republic of the Congo makes its way to Blacktown in the western suburbs of Sydney.Photograph: Louise WhelanTin City: hidden behind the sand dunes of Anna Bay, New South Wales.Photograph: Andre MartinBoarding at Garie beach, Sydney.Photograph: Rodney CampbellRio station: Nic Walker holds his son Tasman as he walks with daughter Saxony and Stan the emu in Longreach, Queensland.Photograph: Lisa Maree Williamsendcast Australian Life Photography Competition, Finalists images and text credit www. Music John Paul Young - Love Is In The Air created o.e.thanks for watching


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