HAPPENINGText: Joanna Kawecki


Kodak Salon is the photographic event of the year. An annual event alluring high talent of emerging and respectfulkly established photographers from all over Australia. Held at the Centre for Contemporary Photography in Fitzroy, Melbourne, it is the largest open-entry competition and exhibition in Australia showcasing the latest creative energy of Australian contemporary photography.


Highlighting creativity and imagination, photographs are found of an unrestricted brief and diverse formats. Be it medium, 35mm or Digital. Kodak Salon provides a unique opportunity for an encapsulating range of photographs to be displayed in a well-renowned establishment and be critiqued by Australia’s bestm including CCP Director Naomi Cass and Curator Mark Feary.


With over $16,000 in prizes awarded amongst each category, from supporting leaders in Australia’s photographic industry Kodak Professional, Adobe, Epson, Kayell Australia and Manfrotto. Each piece is also available for purchase during the show, making Kodak Salon a perfect platform for showcasing budding photographers and making your wall at home a better place.

Head on over and be the judge yourself! You have the opportunity to vote for your favourite image in the Crumpler People’s Choice Award.

Kodak Salon 2010
Date: 30th July – 25th September, 2010
Place: Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne
Address: 404 George Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne 3065, Australia

Text: Joanna Kawecki
Photos: Joanna Kawecki

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