The photographs may be edited, and they should be submitted in digital format for the 1st round.
Entry fee: 20 Euro per photo and 30 Euro per series ( of up to ten photos ). Eligibility Open to anyone worldwide. Prize • 1st prize: 5,000 Euro ( approx. 5,680 USD )
• 2nd prize: wildcard for professional portfolio reviews at the ”Rencontres d’Arles”, France ( July 2017 ) incl. 5-day festival pass, board and lodging, and up to 200 Euro for travel expenses; coaching by the ” shift school for photography dresden ”.
• 3rd prize: 1,000 Euro
• 4th prize: a six-week artist’s residency at HELLERAU Center for the Arts .
Moreover, the best contributions were shown in an exhibition at Festspielhaus Hellerau throughout March 2017 .