The Everyday Preservationist Photo Contest is sponsored by World Monuments Fund—the leading independent organization dedicated to saving the world’s most treasured places—and judged by Mark Robbins, Executive Director of the International Center of Photography—the pre-eminent institution for the creation, presentation and interpretation of the reproduced image. Photographers of all levels are invited to submit original, evocative digital images that advocate for historic sites by reflecting their aesthetic beauty and importance to the communities in which they are located.Photos may be submitted in five categories, and you may submit multiple images, however, we require a unique email address for each entry.
Each category will produce three semi-finalists and one winner.
- Adaptive Reuse
- Sensitive Urban Development
- Thoughtful Tourism
- Traditional Building Materials
Contest Prize & TERMS
Five (5) top-prize winners and fifteen (15) semi-finalists photos will be featured on the WMF.org website, Facebook, and Flickr pages.
ELIGIBILITY: Open to All / 18+ Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.
COPYRIGHT: Your submitted Content remains your intellectual property. The credit line will read “© [name].”
USAGE RIGHTS: By submitting photos to our contest, you grant World Monuments Fund an irrevocable, royalty-free, transferable, worldwide, non-exclusive license to
(a) display, publish, republish and distribute such Content;
(b) to make or have made and own enhancements, derivative works and other modifications to all or any part of the Content; and
(c) to use, adapt, modify, perform, transmit or reproduce the Content and Derivatives in any form or medium, whether now or hereafter known, throughout the Universe, including, without limitation, compilation, microfilm, databases, and any digital format in any medium, and to transfer or sublicense any of the publication rights to any other World Monuments Fund entity