SPIE International Day of Light Photo Contest
The theme of the photo contest is A World of Light: The Vital Role That Light and Light-Based Technologies Play in Daily Life. Examples of content include, but are not exclusive to, artistic images that depict:
Various properties of light and how it interacts with the atmosphere, nature, and materials
Light technology such as lasers, LEDs, etc.
Images created with light technology such as telescopes and microscopes
People interacting with light and/or light technology
The betterment of the human condition with light
Photographers age 13 to 17 should submit their images to the Youth Photo Contest.
By entering the International Day of Light Photo Contest, you are agreeing to the rules.
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Contest Prize & TERMS
-Second Prize: US $1,000
-Third Prize: US $500
-Technology and Science Prizes: US $750
-Youth Prizes: Surprise gift box of SPIE merchandise Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.
COPYRIGHT: The copyright to the images remains the property of the author of the images. USAGE RIGHTS: Each entrant grants SPIE a royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive license to display, distribute, copy, and reproduce in any medium images submitted to the photo contest, and to use the images in derivative works such as posters, articles, or via any means or form of dissemination. SPIE will include full credit to the photographer any time an image is used. SPIE may allow cooperating organizations to use images to promote the International Day of Light, or other purposes in alignment with the SPIE educational purposes. Youth contestant images will not be shared with cooperating organizations. No images will be used for commercial purposes.
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