GSNZ 2023 Photography Competition Winners

Thank you to everyone who entered and congratulations to all our winners

Category: Before and After Adult


Fumaroles/"solfataras" on Whakaari White Island, Katharine Bain

Category: Before and After Tertiary Student

Gate of Clay

Looking through a gap in the Clay Cliffs, Omarama showing the effect of erosional processes on the clay deposits that make up this geological feature, Anthony Shorrock

Category: Perspective Adult

Kuku Beach mass shell stranding

Shells of Dosinia species mass stranded on Kuku Beach, Horowhenua from the Ohau River mouth, Murray Baker

Category: Perspective Tertiary Student

Mountains in Microns

Intense 3D-stepped fractures found on an ~63 µm volcanic ash grain forged during the powerful 2022 Hunga Tonga eruption, Rachael Baxter

Category: Fail Army Adult

Incoming tide

Rushing to beat the tide at Waiwera in March 2023, carrying an expensive gravity meter, Paul Viskovic