Open and independent press photography contest of Belarus. The objective of the contest is
support and promotion of professional press photography in Belarus. The contest is also aimed
at stimulating the development of photojournalism, encouraging exchange of experience and
knowledge between various generations of Belarusian photographers, setting high professional
standards in photojournalism and contributing to the free and unrestricted exchange of
“Belarus Press Photo 2012” is announced
The submission period of applications for the professional press photography contest “Belarus
Press Photo 2012” starts on 18 January. Belarusian photographers contributing to mass media are
allowed to participate in the contest.
The winners of the contest will be selected in the following categories: “News”, “People in
the News”, “Sports”, “Daily Life”, “Portrait”, “Arts and Entertainment”, “Nature”, “Folk
Traditions”. Both separate shots and series of photos will be evaluated.
The contest entries are admitted until 19 February 2012. For more information, including the
contest rules, please follow the link.