Online presentation of the international Photographic Competition News Photo Awards: Overcoming COVID will take place on December 17. This contest is intended for professional photojournalists from Europe and North America and highlights professional heroism of photoreporters working during the epidemic.
Participants of the presentation will be employees of the TASS news agency as host and jury members consisting of well-known photojournalists from Reuters, Associated Press, AFP, TASS, PA Media, Kyodo News, ANSA, NOOR, Anadolu Agency, Yonhap, Xinhua News Agency.
TASS launched the News Photo Awards: Overcoming COVID October 5. Applications will be taken until December 24, 2020. The expert council and jurors will select the best pictures and will pick the winners. Photojournalists from over 70 countries have already sent their photos for News Photo Awards: Overcoming COVID.
Winners will be announced on March 11, 2021 – the data of the World Health Organization’s declaration of COVID-19 pandemic. The participation is free and for any photographer who works or collaborates with the media.
There are two nominations – "Single photo" and "Series of photos". The prize fund is $3000. A jury will select the best picture for grand prize category with $10 000 reward.
More information of terms of participation on the official website – https://npacontest.com
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