Global photo contest open for entries
The Olympus Global Open Photo Contest, aimed at bringing together photographers from around the world, will be open for entries until November 20, 2015.
The competition is free to enter, and anyone can utilize any type of camera to capture their entry shots, from a smartphone to a DSLR. The grand prize for the competition is the latest Olympus PEN camera and lens kit along with ¥1M (nearly NZ$13,000). As well as the overall grand prize, there will be a first-, secondand third-prize camera for each category.
The judging panel consists of six photographers and art directors from across the globe, including Anne Day from the US, Kan Mimura from Japan, and Kim Lau from Singapore. This year’s categories are Life, Future, People, and Technical, with the themes of Birth, Places to Preserve, Smiles and Laughter, and Macro and Art, respectively.
Information on entering can be viewed at gopc.olympus-imaging.com. Winners will be announced in February 2016.