“Great Motherland, Beautiful Antu” National Photo Contest

First Prize – 1 – 10,000 RMB & Certificate


On October 1, 2019, the People's Republic of China will celebrate its 70th anniversary. Over the past 70 years, under the leadership of the communist party of China (CPC), new China has overcome all kinds of difficulties and obstacles and written a magnificent chapter in the magnificent socialist revolution, construction and reform. The Chinese nation is standing loftily on the oriental world. Along with the historical process of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation, Antu county has overcome difficulties and made remarkable achievements on the road of building a moderately prosperous society in an all-round way. Antu is a national ecological demonstration area of China with the reputation as “the first county of Changbai Mountains”. The place is abundant in tourism resources, with breathtaking landscapes and honest folk customs. In recent years, to echo president Xi Jinping’s comment “Lucid waters and lush mountains are invaluable assets”, Antu government spares no efforts on attracting a large number of tourists and business cooperation with its unique scenery and characteristics of the Korean ethnic customs. The people\'s government of Antu County, together with Global Photography , holds "Great Motherland, Beautiful Antu" National Photo Contest to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.

All photographic works reflecting the remarkable achievements and great changes made since the founding of the People's Republic of China, especially since the reform and opening up 40 years ago, are eligible for the contest, including but not limited to the construction of ecological civilization, urban construction, economic development and changes in the new countryside. Photos that display the great achievements made by Antu County in poverty alleviation under the leadership of the CPC are encouraged.


- First Prize – 1 – 10,000 RMB & Certificate
- Second Prize – 3 – 5000 RMB & Certificate (for each)
- Third Prize – 5 – 2000 RMB & Certificate (for each)
- Honorable Mentions – 50 – 200 RMB & Certificate (for each)
- Best Popularity Award – 10 – Photography book (for each)


Both singles and series are welcome. (Each series shall constitute 4 to 12 photos.) Photos taken with cameras and mobile phones are eligible.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

Upon submission, entrants acknowledge and warrant that the submitted photo(s) is/are original works created solely by the entrants and that the photo(s) do(es) not infringe on the copyrights, portrait rights, rights of reputation and privacy of the third party. The entrants are deemed to agree on all rules upon submission. In case of disputes resulting from violating the above warrants, the entrants must undertake all liabilities.

Upon submission, You grant to Global Photography a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty free license in each entry throughout the world in all media for any use connected to the promotion of You the author and the Global Photography event and/or competition, including but not limited to: display at a potential exhibition of winners, potential publication of a book featuring select entries in the Contest, publication in Global Photography materials and/or online highlighting entries or winners of the Competition, and promoting the work of Global Photography generally without any remuneration being due.