Epson International Pano Awards 2024

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Epson International Pano Awards 2024

Epson International Pano Awards 2024 is now open for entries!

Epson International Pano Awards 2024: Epson International Pano Awards 2024, international competition which showcases the work of panoramic photographers worldwide, is now open for entries inviting both amateur and professional photographers to participate.

Short description

Epson International Pano Awards 2024, now in its 15th edition is calling for entries, inviting both amateur and professional photographers from all parts of the world to participate.

The Epson International Pano Awards competition was founded in 2009 by Australian landscape photographer David Evans with the support of Epson Australia, and has since grown into a collaboration between dedicated professional photographers, industry professionals and sponsors. Today this is the one of the largest competition dedicated to the craft and art of panoramic photography and which showcases the work of panoramic photographers worldwide.

Each year the top performing photographers are showcased in hundreds of publications worldwide.

Entries can be submitted in the following three competition categories:

Open Awards
Amateur Awards
VR/360 Awards

There is no restriction on the date of origin of entries, or on the number of entries per entrant, however images entered in previous Epson International Pano Awards competitions are not permitted. Entrants retain full ownership of the copyright in each entry.

Submission requirements:

All images must be panoramic format, as a minimum 2:1 ratio (long side : short side). Images may be from single capture or stitching software, film or digital capture, but must be 100% photographic in origin.

Your entry files should be 3000 pixels on the long side, and NOT GREATER THAN 1500 pixels on the short side.

Your entry files (VR/360 Awards competitions) should be 6144 pixels on the long side, and NOT GREATER THAN 3072 pixels on the short side. Final images for judging will be produced with Pano2VR software (see www.gardengnomesoftware.com) and you may like to test your settings on this software before entering.

All images must RGB colour space (sRGB or Adobe RGB) and saved as JPEG quality setting 10.

Images may be from single capture or stitching software, film or digital capture, including drones, but must be 100% photographic in origin.

Manipulation is allowed but excessive manipulation may be scored down by the judges if not well executed. Computer generated images and elements are not permitted.

Who may enter?

EPSON International Pano Awards is open to both amateur and professional photographers from all parts of the world.

Prize:

Each year the top performing photographers are showcased in hundreds of publications worldwide and once again this year the prize pool value is a whopping 50,000 USD – $15,000 in cash!

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