FEP European Professional Photographer of the Year Awards 2019
Seeking out the finest professional photography in Europe
- Deadline: 7 January 2019
- Entry fee: For photographers who are not members of an FEP member association an entry fee of 30,00 Euros for a first set of 3 images on each category is mandatory. They can enter all the 9 categories.
- Website: http://www.europeanphotographers.eu/competition/competition.php?compo_id=66
The aim of this competition is to help promote the photographic profession and to raise the level of professional standards. It is intended to give just recognition to those who work in this sector according to the highest levels of quality and professionalism. The competition is a non-profit event and all fees collected will be used to promote the FEP and the FEP member associations.
The following awards will be issued:
FEP European Commercial Golden Camera Award
FEP European Fashion Golden Camera Award
FEP European Illustrative, Digital and Fine Art Golden Camera Award
FEP European Landscape Golden Camera Award
FEP European Portrait Golden Camera Award
FEP European Reportage/Photojournalism Golden Camera Award
FEP European Sports Golden Camera Award
FEP European Wedding Golden Camera Award
FEP European Wildlife Golden Camera Award
FEP European Students & Young Photographers Golden Camera Award
A Silver Camera Award and a Bronze Camera Award will also be issued in all categories
And the overall winner: FEP European Professional Photographer of the Year 2019
The FEP European Professional Photographer of the Year Awards are open to all professional photographers who are registered and resident in a European country (as defined by the Council of Europe), with no discrimination of sex, race, religion, nationality or ethnicity. The competition is open to both members and non-members of FEP associations. A special section is also open for European Young Photographers, assistants and photographic students up to 30 years of age.
Copyrights & Usage Rights:
The copyright of all images submitted remains with the copyright holder. However, the FEP reserves the right to use any of the images submitted, without payment or notice, for display and publicity purposes for this and future FEP awards or projects. It is the responsibility of the candidate to obtain the permission of the client and/or the copyright holder and any relevant model release forms, where appropriate before submitting the works.
FEP cannot be held responsible for lack of doing so by an entrant photographer.
FEP cannot be held responsible for third parties misuse of images.
FEP and the official sponsors of the competition may ask the winners for permission to use the photographs for promotional purposes (other than the above mentioned) for one year, publishing the name of the author and the event together with the winning images.
By completing the entry form, the entrants agree that they accept in full the competitions rules. The organizers of the competition and the Chairman of the judging commission will interpret the correct application of these rules and will arbitrate on any situations not expressly covered by them. The decision of the jury is final; however, constructive criticism, suggestions and comments are welcome.
The participants personal information will be for internal organizational use only, in respect of national and international privacy laws.