Nikon has recently announced the Call for Entries for its 2014-2015 annual Photo Contest and photographers around the world and invited to join the competition, starting 15 September 2014. The Contest has been held since 1969 to provide an opportunity for photographers around the world to communicate and to enrich image-making culture for professionals and amateurs alike.
The Grand Prize for 2014-2015 includes a trophy, an award certificate, Nikon products equivalent to 1,000,000 Yen (almost US $10,000) and the opportunity for the winner to show his or her portfolio on the Nikon Photo Contest Website. Several more prizes will be awarded to the best category entries. One most popular entry will be selected and special prizes will be awarded to the most promising entrants under age 19.
This year for the first time, all categories in photography and video will accept entries from any digital device, including smartphones.
The Nikon Photo Contest 2014-2015 includes four (4) photography and two (2) video categories. Two of the photography categories and one of the video categories are themed “Home”.
Award winners will be announced during a special award ceremony, to be held after May 2015. Grand Prize, 1st position for each category, and Participants Award for Most Popular Entry winners will be invited to the award ceremony. All awarded works will be included in an exhibition.
The contest is open to all, professional and amateur, regardless of age, sex or nationality.
Remember, entries can be submitted starting 15 September 2014!