Application Deadline: 15 July 2015
“Living together” is the theme of the 2015 edition of the PES Group’s photo competition, which gives the chance to emerging and confirmed talents from all over Europe to capture through their lens images encapsulating one of the founding values of the European Union, that is, United in Diversity.
All Europeans must be considered equal, regardless of their sex, racial or ethnic origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation. Equality and non-discrimination are fundamental principles which are enshrined in our European treaties and the EU’s Charter of Fundamental Rights, and they must not remain empty words but translate into everyday life, everywhere in the EU.
Conditions to enter:
- Being resident in one of the 28 EU Member States;
- Being at least 18 years old;
- Only one entry per participant is allowed;
- Being available to travel to Brussels on the first week of December 2015.
- Open to the Pros!
- Amateur AND for the first time, Professional photographers are now welcome to take part in the competition!
- Only JPG images are accepted.
- Please save your photo with first and family name, eg: mary-smith.jpg
- max width = 1200 pixels
A jury chaired by a member of the Committee of the Regions and composed by professionals in the field of photography will select 3 winners during the first half of October 2015. Jury winners will be awarded the following prizes:
1st prize: A 3 day trip for 2 to Brussels* photographic equipment worth up to €2,000*
2nd prize: A 3 day trip for 2 to Brussels* plus photographic equipment worth up to €1,500*
3rdprize: A 3 day trip for 2 to Brussels* plus photographic equipment worth up to €1,000*
A public vote will be organised during the first half of October 2015 on the Facebook page of the PES Group.
The public prize winner will get photographic equipment worth up to €500.
All winners will be anounced on this page by 31 October 2015
How to enter
In order to enter the competition, simply fill in the online form available here, upload your photo and click on “send”.
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