FAQs

What is Brisbane’s 24 Hour Photomarathon?
This an event for photographers of all skill levels, to push them out of their comfort zone to create and capture 24 images in a 24-hour period, every hour a new brief is released on social media. We are asking photographers to challenge their bodies and challenge their minds, entrants can capture their images anywhere in Australia.

What type of Digital Camera’s are allowed?
Entrants can capture their images on any digital device they like, DSLR, Compact Camera, Mobile phone or other, but must stick with that class of device for the duration of the event, entrants are permitted to use more than one device from the same class during the Photomarathon.

Can I shoot 35mm Film
Yes we have added a 35mm film category as a 12 hour event on Saturday 14th Oct Starting at 9:00am ending 9:00pm.

What type of photographers can enter?
Anyone who owns a camera and takes photos, from beginner’s all the way though to pro photographers, an opportunely to see how far you can take your photography most photographers surprise themselves when pushed out of their comfort zone.

What type of images will entrants be asked to capture?
The list briefs will be released at the starting time , and will contain a wide range of subjects.

When does the Digital Event Start?
Saturday 14th October 12 Noon and the list of briefs will announced on Facebook and you will have to 15th October 12 Noon to capture the briefs. You have up to 6 pm to submit your entries.

What are the Entry options?
You can enter as a solo photographer and shoot all the briefs yourself, or you can enter a team with up to four photographers where you nominate who shoots what, you can share the 24-hour period between the other photographers, or all shoot 24 images and submit your best 24 captures, team photographers can use a mixed class of camera’s but each must stick to their chosen class.

Will there be other Photography related events during the Photomarathon?
Yes, we are organizing workshops and special access events to run during the Brisbane 24 Hour Photomarathon

What If I Don’t shoot 24 Images?
A solo photographer can submit less than 24 images, the images that are submitted will still be considered for judging and prizes, team entries must submit 24 images for consideration to be judged for a team prize.

When will the winners be Announced?
The winners will be publicly announced on the 18th November 2017

*This information is correct as of at the 30/6/2017 may change without notice