Last call for entries to the Microsoft Future Pro Photographer competition. Deadline is May 31 and winners will be announced on July 11, 2007 at this yearâ€™s Microsoft Pro Photo Summit.
The contest offers a total of $46,000 in prizes, with $20,000 going to the grand prize winner and $2,000 for first placers in each of the three categories. Also to be given away: Dell workstation computers, Canon 30D SLRs, Epson Stylus Photo 2400 printers, and the Adobe Creative Suite 3. The grand prize star also gets a personal portfolio review by Corbis.
This contest is open to students 18 years old and above who are currently enrolled at a 2 or 4 year degree granting college or university. There are 3 categories in the contest, namely, Nature & Landscape, People & Portraits, and Fine Art.
Microsoft promises not to grab your rights to your own photos if you enter this contest. Cross my heart.
[Site: MS Pro Photo]
Photo: Carly Short