EMERGING PHOTOGRAPHERS IN ARAB WORLD (contest, July 27) by Bear Guerra

Via National Geographic Abu Dhabi:

“Interested in photography? @NatGeoAbuDhabi is accepting entries for their annual regional photography competition. The theme for this year is “stories of people of the Arab world”

In a joint effort to nurture the aspirations of budding photographers throughout the region, National Geographic Abu Dhabi and Almarai are proud to present Moments – a photography competition that requires participants from every walk of life to capture and move audiences and judges through a single image based on a chosen theme and inspired moment. As we enter the 8th year of this highly acclaimed competition, We hope to inspire the young and the young at heart. Push the boundaries of creativity. And ultimately, evoke a sense of accomplishment as we bring personal, heart-felt stories to life through the power of imagination.”

DEADLINE: July 27.




“Have you always wanted to make radio but weren't sure where to start? Are you an experienced producer who wants to break free from your daily routine? No matter what your level of expertise, KCRW’s 7th annual Radio Race is calling your name.

This year’s Race begins at 10 a.m. PT August 10 and ends 10 a.m. PT August 11. You’ll have 24 hours to write, record and edit a four-minute nonfiction radio story of your choice.

The winning teams will be awarded cash prizes and their radio stories will air on KCRW. But remember: the Radio Race is more than an overnight competition. It’s an opportunity to produce the most original piece of radio anyone will hear in 2019.

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PHOTOGRAPHERS (contest) by Bear Guerra

Via StreetFoto San Francisco:

“StreetFoto San Francisco invites you to submit your finest street photographs to any of our five international contests. Submissions will be carefully judged by a team of well-known, accomplished street photographers and finalists will be announced in May 2019. All finalists will be exhibited at StreetFoto San Francisco the week of June 3-9, 2019. Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on June 8. Photos may be entered into more than one contest.”

DEADLINE: April 28.