Nikon Photo Contest 2016-2017
Nikon Photo Gallery, Újezd 19, Praha 1 - Malá Strana, 118 00
- 30. 9. 2017 – 30. 10. 2017
Nikon has announced the winners of the traditional prestigious Photo Contest, to which 21 511 photographers sent 76 356 photographs. The committee selected three best works in four categories and four different media (forms) – photograph, photo-story, video.
Furthermore, the committee announced the winner of the Award for the Most Popular Entry, which was selected by the participants of the contest. The winner of this award is Dorte Verner from the USA; her photograph is called Disappearing Fishing Method by Moken.
Because this year Nikon is celebrating 100 years since the company was established there was introduced a special award - Nikon 100th Anniversary Prize, which topic was Celebration. This prize was awarded to Annamaria Bruni for her work Greeting to the Sun. The winner of the main award – the Grand Prize – is Yuan Yuan Tian for his work Break Time.
The exhibition will feature not only the above-mentioned pictures, but also unique presentation of the best photographs from the contest, which is organised since 1989. The Prague´ s Nikon Photo Gallery will be one of the few European galleries where you can visit this exhibition.