It's time to announce the announce 3rd edition of CEPIC Stock Photography Awards, organized in cooperation with East News agency in Warsaw, Poland (www.eastnews.pl)
After two successful editions for photographers collaborating with CEPIC Members, this year the Stock Photography Awards is open and free to all photographers worldwide.
We invite you to submit your entries in 5 categories:
- Cities, buildings, industry
- Creative, abstract and concepts
- Lifestyle and released people images
- Nature, science and landscape
- The arts, culture and retro
The main prize winner will receive:
The title "CEPIC Stock Photographer of the Year”
Winning image showcased in the Berlin CEPIC Congress
International exposure on CEPIC website
Global media coverage
There will also be second and third place winners with a second prize of 1,500 Euros and the third prize of 500 Euros.
The best picture in each category will be awarded with a diploma and a medal.
An international jury will shortlist a minimum of 100 images which will be announced prior to the CEPIC 2017 Congress Welcome Reception. The category winners and the CEPIC Stock Photographer of the Year will be unveiled during the CEPIC Congress 2017 in Berlin.
A printed catalog - sponsored by age fotostock (www.agefotostock.com) - with the best 55 images will be delivered the day of the Awards ceremony.
The photos submitted must contain all of the required releases. An entry code is not required to enter the competition. Complete rules are available here.
The closing date for entries is the 15th of May 2017.
The purpose of the CEPIC Stock Photography Awards is to support traditional stock photography and defend the right of photographers to receive fair compensation for their work.
Further information on contest prizes and rules can be found on the web site www.cepic-photography-awards.com.
You are welcome to submit your entries now.