August 22, 2013

world-in-focusThe World in Focus photo contest is open for entries until August 22nd, 2013. One professional winner and one amateur winner will each receive:

• A one-week, hands-on photo workshop in Maine, courtesy of Maine Media Workshops.
• A full-conference pass to PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo ($499 value)

FIVE professional winners and five amateur winners will each receive:

• A DSLR camera
• 1-year PhotoServe portfolio ($860 value)
• 1-year subscription to PDN
• $100 B&H gift card
• A PDN PhotoPlus International Conference VIP pass ($75 value)

• SELECT WINNERS will be featured in the World in Focus gallery exhibit at the PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo in New York, October 23—26, 2013.


• TRAVEL PORTRAITS: Photos of local residents at work, play and celebrating.
• OUTDOOR SCENES: Landscapes, aerials, wildlife and waterscapes.
• SENSE OF PLACE: Scenes in cities, towns and villages that convey a strong feeling of place.
• SPONTANEOUS MOMENTS: Photos that capture fun, quirky, surprising and unrehearsed moments.
• PHOTO ESSAY: Up to six images that suggest a story around a particular travel theme.

DEADLINE: 8/22/13

ENTRY FEES: Professional: $35 per entry; Amateur: $12 per entry


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