Call for Entries: The 2010 Sony World Photography Awards

The 2010 Sony World Photography Awards

The 2010 Sony World Photography Awards is now open for entries from photographers around the world.

With categories for both professional and amateur photographers, the Sony World Photography Awards is one of the world’s largest photographic events. The awards are a platform for both established and emerging photographers and in 2009 the competition attracted over 60,000 entrants from 139 different countries.

The competition for professional photographers incorporates 12 categories across three genres – commercial, fine art and photojournalism/documentary. The overall winner will take the coveted L’Iris D’Or title together with $25,000 (USD) along with Sony camera equipment. The 36 category finalists will then be exhibited in galleries across the world as part of the Sony World Photography Awards Global Tour throughout 2010 and 2011.

New for the 2010 awards, a documentary category has been introduced for amateur photographers. Whether documenting a person, place or current issue, the category is looking for an image which captures momentous occurrences of every day life. From the nine categories, one photographer will be chosen as the Sony World Photography Awards Amateur Photographer of the Year and win a grand prize of $5,000 (USD) and Sony camera equipment.

Deadline for entries to the 2010 Sony World Photography Awards is on December 4, 2009.

[Site: World Photography Awards]

Chris Malinao

About Chris Malinao

Chris teaches Lightroom as workflow software to photography students at the FPPF, Federation of Philippine Photographers Foundation. He also teaches smartphone photography.

Vintage voigtlander Tessa T Color-skopar1:2.8/50 Camera With Case. picture
Vintage voigtlander Tessa T Color-skopar1:2.8/50 Camera With Case.
VOIGTLANDER BRILLIANT TLR CAMERA VOIGTAR 7.5cm f7.7 AS IS picture
VOIGTLANDER BRILLIANT TLR CAMERA VOIGTAR 7.5cm f7.7 AS IS
Voigtlander Vitessa w Ultron 50mm f2 Lens Includes Case Paperwork & Original Box picture
Voigtlander Vitessa w Ultron 50mm f2 Lens Includes Case Paperwork & Original Box
VINTAGE ANTIQUE VOIGTLANDER YOIGHANDER BESSA FOLD-OUT CAMERA VOIGTAR picture
VINTAGE ANTIQUE VOIGTLANDER YOIGHANDER BESSA FOLD-OUT CAMERA VOIGTAR
Vintage collectible Voigtlander Bessa folding film photo camera Germany case picture
Vintage collectible Voigtlander Bessa folding film photo camera Germany case