Epson International Pano Awards 2014

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     Category:  Photography
     Deadline:  July 20, 2014  (expired!)
     Contest's Website:  [link]


    The Epson International Pano Awards showcases the work of panoramic photographers worldwide and is the largest competition in its kind. The 2013 competition saw 4068 images submitted from 843 photographers in 57 countries.

    The Awards invite you to submit panoramic images in the following main groups:

    Open Awards (Nature / Built Environment)
    Amateur Awards (Nature / Built Environment)
    VR/360 Awards (Open)

    All images must be panoramic format, defined for this competition as a minimum 2:1 ratio (long side:short side). Images may be from single capture or stitching software, film or digital capture, but must be 100% photographic in origin.

    There is no restriction on the date of origin of entries, or on the number of entries per entrant, however images entered in previous EPSON International Pano Awards competitions are not permitted.

    Entrants retain full ownership of the copyright in each entry.

    Entry fees start from US $18 per image, and vary depending on the category entered. Late entry fees apply after Sunday 13th July, 2014.

    Eligibility


    The competition is open to all professional and amateur photographers worldwide.

    Prize


    Besides the combined prize pool of over US $40,000 in cash and prizes, prizes also include an Epson Stylus Pro 7900 printer, an Epson Stylus Pro 4900 printer, and an Epson EB-1775 Ultra-slim Projector.

    Moreover, all Silver and Gold award winners receive a year membership to the IAPP (International Association of Panoramic Photographers) valued at $75.