Let's show the world the beauty of Slovenia: Picture Slovenia – The ...

slovenia

Let's show the world the beauty of Slovenia: Picture Slovenia – The ...

Slovenia World Photo Contest Picture Slovenia

PictureSlovenia.com in cooperation with the Slovenian Tourist Board and

other partners, announces the global photography competition, through

which it wants to increase the visibility of Slovenia in the world and to

encourage visitors, fans and friends of Slovenia to get involved in the

presentation of Slovenia.

This year`s PictureSlovenia.com World Photo Contest is published in the

light of celebrating the twentieth anniversary of the independence of the

Slovenia. Open to all who have permanent residence outside Slovenia and are

able to provide photographic work within the scope and quality in line with the

contest conditions. The contest starts on June 25th 2011 and ends on May 22nd

2012, at the twentieth anniversary of the admission of Slovenia to the United

Nations. Publication of winners will be on June 4th 2012. The objective of the

contest is to increase the visibility of the Republic of Slovenia and its nature,

people, culture, architecture, tourism, and other attractions.

The competition takes place in three categories: Best Photography, Best Photo

Reportage on Slovenia and Best Photography with a Mobile Phone. We will award

three main prizes. The objective is to increase the visibility of the Republic of

Slovenia and its nature, people, culture, architecture, tourism, and other

attractions.

1. The Best Photography will be selected that best presents Slovenia. We

kindly invite authors to submit their photos according to the rules of the contest

in the section Upload Photos. Prize: 10.000 euros (gross).

2. In the category Top Photo Reportage, a jury will award the author, who

will within the dates of the contest publish the best photo reportage online,

either in established media, web 2.0 (blog etc.), social media and similar. Among

all, the jury will select a photo reportage that through photo and written

reportage most interestingly and pervasively represents Slovenia. The jury will

look upon following factors: innovation, photo quality, likability by readers (social

media for example), the quality of content, reputation of the online medium and

newsworthiness. Prize: 3.000 euros (gross).


3. The category Photography with a Mobile Phone is intended to award best

photography taken with a mobile apparatus, so in this category a jury will select

a photography that was created by using a mobile phone camera. We kindly

invite authors to submit their photos according to the rules of the contest in the

section Upload Photos. Prize: 3.000 Euro

(gross).

We kindly invite authors to submit link of

the respected photo and written

reportage, accompanied with basic

information (author, address, e-mail

contact, date of publication) to the

following email address:

pictureslovenia@gmail.com.

PictureSlovenia.com is an online place for biggest photo contests in Slovenia - so

far it has been visited by over 160,000 people from 65 countries worldwide. Web

part of the project was just the beginning of a long-term project and this year

and next year Picture Slovenia found its place in the form of physical exhibitions

around the world, mainly in Europe. Such an exhibition during May and June

2011 are being hosted by Spain (Valenica, Barcelona), Germany (Munich, Berlin),

Luxembourg, Mexico (Mexico City) etc. This will be followed with the exhibitions

in 25 countries that will take place by 22 May 2012.

The purpose of the Picture Slovenia project is to show the world the beauty of

Slovenia. You are invited to follow the project on www.pictureslovenia.com.

More information:

Primož Žižek

pictureslovenia@gmail.com

pzizek@gmail.com

More magazines by this user
Similar magazines