World Photography Awards 2008 – Competition
World’s leading photographers join World Photography Academy for
inaugural international photography Awards.
The World Photography Awards (WPA), sponsored by Sony, is an international showcase of the best images taken by renowned and undiscovered photographers alike. From landscape to music and photojournalism to fashion photography, the WPA is the first awards of its kind and is supported by hundreds of the industry’s top
photographers, critics, gallerists, directors, founders and more.
Featuring eleven different categories, both professional and amateur photographers will be invited to enter work from 9th October 2007 until mid-January 2008. All entries will be judged by a prestigious academy of experts and the winners will be announced at a black tie awards ceremony in Cannes at the Palais des Festivals on 24th April 2008. The awards and subsequent exhibition will become to photography what the Oscars are to the film industry. With an annual ceremony and black tie gala taking place on the prestigious Cote d’Azur, the World Photography Awards is set to become the largest and most important awards in the industry.
- About the competition – website WPA
The Competition is open to all Professional and Amateur Photographers. All entrants must be over 18. Entries must be submitted by 11.59:59pm (GMT) on 31st January 2008.
- For Professionals – through website WPA
- For Amateurs – through website WPA
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