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An international jury Photography Award titled Leica Oskar Barnack Award has been recently opened for entries for 2018, dedicate to professional photographers whose unerring powers of observation capture and express the relationship between man and the environment in the most graphic form, in a sequence of a minimum of 10 up to a maximum of 12 images.
There are two categories:
• Leica Oskar Barnack Award (open to professional photographers)
• Leica Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award (open to all future professional photographers who are not older than 25 years)
Entry submissions must be a self-contained series of images in which the photographer perceives and documents the interaction between man and the environment with acute vision and contemporary visual style – creative, groundbreaking and innovative.
Participants must send in a series of photographs taken in 2017/2018 or long-term projects containing at least 1 photo from 2017. Only 1 entry per photographer is accepted.
Entries will be accepted exclusively as online submissions between March 1 and April 5, 2018. All digital images prepared for uploading must be 1200 pixels high. The width of the image is variable in proportion.
There is no entry fee for this competition.
It's free to enter!
Who can enter?
This award is open worldwide to professional photographers.
The winner of the main category Leica Oskar Barnack Award will receives a cash prize of 25,000 EUR and in addition a Leica M camera and lens worth 10,000 EUR.
The winner in the category Leica Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award receives a cash prize of 10,000 EUR and a Leica M camera and lens worth 10,000 EUR.
The 10 finalists will be awarded each with a cash prize of 2,500 EUR for their series.
For all further informations about the Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2018 visit the following official website here.