Human Between Today and Tomorrow
This photography contest invites photographers from Bulgaria and Switzerland to submit their best work related to environmental sustainability: the responsible human-environment interaction to avoid depletion or degradation of natural resources and allow for long-term environmental quality. For this photography contest we are focusing on the human element in the fine line or in the big contrast between the three pillars of sustainability: environmental protection, social development and economic development.
Winners will receive a total of BGN 3,450 in awards. The Jury Award winner will receive BGN 500 plus financing and support for publishing a photographic book, worth BGN 2000. The second prize is BGN 400 and the third prize is BGN 300. The People Award winner will receive BGN 250.
Stoyan Nenov, chair, is a professional Reuters photographer, 2016 Pulitzer Prize Winner in Breaking News Photography.
Krasimira Velichkova is the Executive Director of the Bulgarian Donors Forum, a membership network of foundations and corporate donors in Bulgaria.
Prolet Velkova is a long-standing journalist, radio host and producer in Darik radio, Bulgaria. She is one of the top 100 most influential women in Bulgaria according to the Capital, a leading Bulgarian weekly business newspaper.
Part of the requirements
Each photo must have a title, a description of the story and the date of the image. JPEG, long edge size must be at least 3000 pixels, resolution no less than 240 ppi. The only allowed photographic manipulations are: crop, levels, white balance, curves, sharpen, lens corrections and black and white conversion.
Up to 3 single photographs or a series of up to 5 photographs.
The Contest is effected under the Network is SMART Project implemented by SMART Foundation with the financial support of the Bulgarian-Swiss Cooperation Programme, Contract 002/13.11.2015.