The winners of the 2012 ACTS Sustainability Photography Competition where announced at the 12th International ACTS Conference Dinner on Thursday 27 September. We would like to congratulate all finalists on their success and thank you for your time and effort in taking part in this inaugural competition. We hope that you will submit entries in the competition again next year!

Student Category

  • Winner: Zaki Habibi – Edith Cowan University ‘Symbiosis to preserve biodiversity in cradle mountain, Tasmania’
  • Second Place: Dermott Ferris – Massey University ‘Planet of the cows, an udder disaster’
  • Third Place: Renata Buziak – Griffith University ‘Eucalyptus resinifera (red mahogany) … antiviral…’

Staff Category

  • Winner: Shelby Gull Laird – Charles Sturt University ‘Plastic bale at recycling cooperative in Bonito, Brazil’
  • Second Place: Tom Beattie – University of Tasmania ‘Nature sneaks in to make a statement’
  • Third Place: Leah Koloadin – University of New South Wales ‘Food is not fuel’

‘People’s Choice Award’

  • Winner: Tom Beattie – University of Tasmania ‘Nature sneaks in to make a statement’

You can view all of the finalist entries here!