About 2016/2017 Olympus Global Open Photo Contest
Application is currently ongoing for the 2016/2017 Olympus Global Open Photo Contest.
In the Olympus Global Open Photo Contest, there are no restrictions whatsoever on photographic equipment used to shoot photos to be entered. Any photographic device from a DSLR to smartphone may be used. Anyone can participate with any kind of camera.
Olympus contributes to society by making people’s lives healthier, safer, and more fulfilling all around the world. In line with these contributions, the Olympus Global Open Photo Contest 2016-17 will feature the following four categories:
• Power of Life
Enter a powerful photo that conveys how beautiful, vibrant, healthy, and full of energy life can be.
• Connections to Cherish
Enter a heart-warming photo that expresses the love and peace of mind that family and friends provide you with.
• Places that Inspire
Enter a breathtaking photo of spectacular, picturesque scenery.
• Perspectives Often Missed
Enter a fascinating photo taken from an imaginative viewpoint rarely seen before, that stimulates our creativity and invites us to venture out and discover.
January 10, 2017
Value of Contest
- Grand Prize: Olympus Flagship Camera + 1,000,000 Japanese Yen
- First Prize (one per category): Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II + M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-40mm F2.8 PRO
- Second Prize (one per category): Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II + M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ
- Third Prize (one per category): Olympus PEN E-PL8 + M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ
Anyone who registers to enter can participate.
Go to Enter or My Page to register.
Those who entered past Olympus Global Open Photo Contests must register again.
How to Apply
Only online entries will be eligible.
Enter from the Categories section.
*Anyone submitting an entry is asked to register a username.
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