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Chrstchurch Photo Hunt 2014 Flyer

Christchurch Photo Hunt

The Christchurch Photo Hunt is our annual heritage image competition.

Christchurch City Libraries has run a Photo Hunt since 2008. People have shared their photographic memories to help us build our collection and make sure their story is told.
Count of items in this collection
6
Christchurch Photo Hunt
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CCL:Format
English
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1 item
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Collections

2014 Photo Hunt

"Making Connections: Experience our past – present – future" was the 2014 Photo Hunt theme.

The judges found it "very difficult to choose between so many incredible photos. These photos will be an...

Count of items in this collection
301

2015 Photo Hunt

The 2015 theme was ‘Arrivals and Departures — The journeys that have shaped us’.

Comment on the photo hunt submissions from the 2015 judges: "It's always a pleasure to view everyone's photo...

Count of items in this collection
76

2016 Photo Hunt

The 2016 Photo hunt theme was "Hidden histories, our stories unearthed."

Both judges, in selecting the winners, reflected on the poignancy that older photos of Christchurch now carry, as Doc Ross...

Count of items in this collection
158

2017 Photo Hunt

"Plains, Port Hills & Peninsula – Finding our way" was the theme for 2017.

The judges noted that this year the photos reflected Christchurch’s social history, depicting everything from anti-nuclear...

Count of items in this collection
163

2018 Photo Hunt

"Strength from struggle" was the theme for Heritage Week in 2019.

The judges noted that this year the photos reflected Christchurch’s social history. In a year that marks many milestones for New...

Count of items in this collection
210

2019 Photo Hunt

The 2019 Christchurch Photo Hunt was our 11th Photo Hunt. The theme was: "Encounter Our Stories Share stories of your encounters, with the city, your community, with friends or nature."

Count of items in this collection
408

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