Opening: May 20, 2019
Deadline: July 1, 2019
Entry fee: 1 Project – ₣25, 2 Project and subsequent – ₣15
Prizes: ₣3,000, Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II Double Zoom Kit, Participation in the Exhibition, Inclusion in the Catalogue, Accommodation for 2 Nights, Informal Dinner
LuganoPhotoDays was born in early 2012 from an idea of Marco Cortesi.
LuganoPhotoDays’ objective is to organize a yearly international photography festival in Lugano that will insert itself among the ones that already exist in other European cities.
The festival LuganoPhotoDays is organized by the non-profit cultural association of the same name based in Lugano (Switzerland).
The contest is open for all professional and non-professional photographers, who have reached the age of 18 on the closing date of the contest.
The participants have to submit a serie (or more) composed from 6 to 12 photos.
Winner Category “Wildlife and Nature”
- Unique prize: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II Double Zoom Kit (indicative value CHF 4399.-) offered by OLYMPUS SCHWEIZ AG
- Photo exhibition in Lugano (Switzerland) during LuganoPhotoDays 2019
- Inclusion in the catalogue of LuganoPhotoDays 2019
- Accommodation for 2 nights in Lugano – single room with breakfast – on the occasion of the award ceremony (LuganoPhotoDays 2019 opening night)
- Informal dinner after the LuganoPhotoDays 2019 opening night
Overall Winner “Premio Città di Lugano”
- Among the winners of the categories “Reportage and documentary” and “Wildlife and nature”, an overall winner will be chosen who will receive, in addition to the category prize, also the “Premio Città di Lugano” which consists of CHF 3000.- in cash offered by the City of Lugano.