As a way to encourage people to get outdoors and get active during COVID-19, we developed a series of memes focused on the kind of outdoor activities that just about anyone can do and still maintain appropriate and safe social distancing.
A little inspiration ...
I go to nature to be soothed and healed,
and to have my sense put in order.
Photography and Film Making
A collection of useful tips and tricks to help you improve the photos you shoot and films you make!
Links and resources that were collated and available for entrants in the Visioning the Outdoors Film and Photo Competition.
TED Talks outdoor ideas worth spreading
We live in an era where the best way to make a dent on the world may no longer be to write a letter to the editor or publish a book. It may be simply to stand up and say something . . . because both the words and the passion with which they are delivered can now spread across the world at warp speed.
New Zealand 9
In a race against time, three adventurers will set a new speed record by completing New Zealand’s nine Great Walks faster than they’ve ever been done before, using human power alone. It’s the ultimate adventure race. They’ll kayak 145 km, ride 80 km and run over 300 km in just nine days.
Filmmaker; Anthony Gordon
Best Film Winner, Visioning the Outdoors Film & Photo Comp 2019
Cod Hole by Christian Botella
“A well-timed, well-positioned and well-lit shot that absolutely conveys the excitement and wonder of the outdoors! Great shot Christian, as are all your other entries this year!” (Judge, Chris Bray)
Best Photo Winner, Visioning the Outdoors Film & Photo Comp 2019
With the theme “Live Life Outdoors”, entries in the competition share the unique experiences and adventures of the entrants, and capture the essence of a life lived outdoors. For all information, go to http://www.visioningtheoutdoors.com
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30 sec grabs at outdoor activities that will inspire, excite and encourage – check ’em out!
Outdoors Queensland is very grateful to the many photographers that have entered our photo competition over the years and have allowed us to use their fabulous images to enhance this website – click to view all our background images.
Some of the images used are by Courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland and in most cases are credited: Tourism Queensland.