Deadline:

31 January 2018 at 24:00 UTC+3.

Location:

 Online

Description

ISTANBUL PHOTO AWARDS 2018

  • Istanbul Photo Awards is an international news photography contest organized by Anadolu Agency.
  • There are 10 categories: Single News, Story News, Single Sports, Story Sports, Single Portrait, Story Portrait, Single Daily Life, Story Daily Life, Single Nature & Environment, Story Nature & Environment.

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  • The competition is open to professional photojournalists from all around the world.
  • Professional photographers are those who earn, or have earned, the majority of their income from photography, and who sell or publish their work regularly, and belong to professional photography organizations.

Required Languages

 English

Eligible Countries

  • EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS, and ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

  • 1 November 2017- 31 January 2018

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  1. Photographs must be taken in 2017 (01.01.2017 – 31.12.2017).
  2. Photographs contain the relevant and correct information.
  3. All submissions must have necessary information embedded into photographs IPTC like title, description, creation date, city, and country.
  4. Digital Manipulation and any kind of photoshop effects are not allowed, only basic color corrections are allowed.
  5. Photographers must be the copyright owner of the submitted photographs.
  6. Photographs must not violate any third party rights.
  7. Single News 1st prize winner will be nominated as “Photo of the Year”.
  8. “Young Photographer Award” will be given to a photographer whose birth date is after 1 January 1989.
  9. Photographers are invited to apply all 10 categories at the same time. Kindly note that this contest is for professionals only and Istanbul Photo Awards’ jury may ask for proofs of the source of the photo or publications on newspapers, magazines or websites.
  10. Copyrights remain on the photographer and Istanbul Photo Awards will use photographer’s credit for all photographs used.
  11. Istanbul Photo Awards and Anadolu Agency may use the submitted photographs for promotional efforts on books, websites, magazines, newspapers, exhibitions, mobile media, and all relevant PR campaigns.

Opportunity Cost

  • Single News 1st prize winner will be nominated as “Photo of the Year”, the laureate
    receives 10.000 USD in total.
  • Single News                            First:10,000 USD     Second:5,000 USD    Third:3,000 USD
  • Story News                              First:8,000 USD     Second:5,000 USD    Third:3,000 USD
  • Single Sports                           First:8,000 USD     Second:5,000 USD    Third:3,000 USD
  • Story Sports                             First:8,000 USD     Second:5,000 USD    Third:3,000 USD
  •  Single Portrait                          First:8,000 USD     Second:5,000 USD    Third:3,000 USD
  • Story Portrait                              First:8,000 USD     Second:5,000 USD    Third:3,000 USD
  • Single Daily Life                         First:8,000 USD     Second:5,000 USD    Third:3,000 USD
  •  Story Daily Life                          First:8,000 USD     Second:5,000 USD    Third:3,000 USD
  •  Single Nature & Environment    First:8,000 USD     Second:5,000 USD    Third:3,000 USD
  •   Story Nature & Environment      First:8,000 USD     Second:5,000 USD    Third:3,000 USD
  •  Young Photographer (under 28 years old)  3,000 USD

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