Photographer of the Year 2022 Finalist in the Built Environment Category
Big news this afternoon, I am a finalist in the New Zealand Geographic Photographer of the Years 2022 Awards, hurray 🎉My photo of a solar salt mining farm at Lake Grassmere has been chosen as a finalist in the Built Environment category. There is award ceremony is on Oct 27 in Auckland, the exhibition will be mid-Oct to mid-Sept in Auckland, as well as finalist photos on billboards in 160 locations around the country.Please vote for my photo as the People’s Choice award here, and spread the word for me please.Thank you!
A New Zealand landscape photographer wins award 2018
D-PHOTO MAGAZINE LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION WINNER
New Zealand landscape photographer Stephen Milner achieves third place in the 2018 D-Photo Magazine competition. Thank you to the New Zealand based photography magazine D-Photo for selecting my image for third place in their landscape category out of 13,329 submitted across the competition. I was humbled to attend a gallery showing for the winning photos and to accept the prize from the sponsor Profoto.
It was great to see great to see my image published in D-Photo's Aug-Sep 2018 issue of their magazine.
A New Zealand Landscape Photographer Award 2019
The Seasonal Beauty of New Zealand’s National Park
The artwork by New Zealand landscape photographer Stephen Milner is commended in Australia's Top Emerging Photographers Landscape Award 2019.
Over the last year, I have been visiting Tongariro National Park regularly to photograph it in all the seasons. I decided to enter a selection of my images from these trips in Capture Magazine’s Australasia's Top Emerging Photography Competition. Whilst I didn’t win or even come in the Top 20, my images were commended in the Landscape category, which was a nice surprise.
Thank you to Capture Magazine for commending my images.
A New Zealand landscape photographer story
New Zealand landscape photographer Stephen Milner in nominated for a landscape photography award. In 2019 I entered a selection of my images from the past year into the Fine Art Photography Awards Competition in three separate series’. Unfortunately, I didn’t win however I was fortunate enough for all be entries to be nominated. As my good friend Richard Massey says if you want to catch the big one your line has to be in the water.
All the images entered in to the competition were taken using the Mamiya 7 medium format film camera system.
EPSON PANO AWARDS 2017 BRONZE AWARD In 2017, I entered this image into the Epson Pano Awards and I was lucky enough to achieve a bronze award. If you are a landscape photographer, either amateur or professional, then you will know how difficult it can be to gauge if you are creating successful images. Initially, I was using the typical social media web sites, of which I had some success with but I also had some failures. For me, having entered this image into this competition and being lucky enough to receive this feedback from a well-respected judge panel, has been very rewarding. The results of this award have both influenced and motivated me to create my website so that I...