Deadline: Apr 15, 2017
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Free Entry

MontPhoto 2017
The Humanity Photo Awards 2017

The Humanity Photo Awards 2017

The Humanity Photo Awards (HPA) is a biennial photography contest focusing on folklore cultures, including portrait & costume, architecture, living custom, production & commerce, festivities and traditional rites. It was founded in 1998 by China Folklore Photographic Association and was blessed with UNESCO’s support since its 2nd session in 2000. HPA aims to encourage photographers, both amateur and professional, all over the world to document folklore cultures in an extensive and profound way. It is committed to the promotion of recording, spreading, exchanging and sharing of diverse cultures with images. During the past 18 years, photographers from 162 countries have participated in HPA and HPA has accumulated images about folklore phenomena of 178 countries and regions in the world.


Amateur Photographer of the Year Competition

Contest Prize & TERMS

PRIZE DETAILS: Five awards will be offered in accordance with the judging criteria: Grand Awards, Documentary Awards, Jury’s Special Awards, Nomination Awards and Performance Awards. All prize-winning photographers will be invited to attend the award ceremony and related events that last for 3 to 6 days. 6 Grand Awards winners will receive US$2,000 of cash prize and transport allowance. Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.

COPYRIGHT: All right retained by the photographer. The Organizers also reserve the right to do any necessary editing of the entries. USAGE RIGHTS: the organizers of HPA 2017 reserve the right to use your entries in related non-commercial activities for free, including publications, exhibitions, catalogues and public screenings, etc.

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