Trip for two to Cannes
Just thought I'd share this with you lot.
Free entry to all photographers.
Showcasing the very best of todays creative talent, the Sony World Photography Awards 2008 is open to professionals and amateur photographers alike.
So even if youve never entered a photo competition it could be your image that grabs the judges attention.
Winning images will be showcased in an exhibition at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes on the French Riviera.
The ultimate winning amateur will be flown with a guest to Cannes for a glamorous cocktail reception, awards ceremony and gala dinner on Thursday 24 April 2008.
So what are you waiting for? Pick up your camera and start shooting. This could be your ticket to photographic fame!
Entry to this unique competition is easy and its absolutely free.
Visit the official website for full details about the competition
The World Photography Awards are delighted to welcome Sony as its headline sponsor.
Held at the prestigious Palais des Festivals, Cannes, between the 21st and 25th April 2008, The Sony World Photography Awards proudly give tribute to photographers around the globe in all categories. From landscape to music, photojournalism to fashion, the Sony World Photography Awards showcases the worlds best images taken by the most renowned photographers as well as the yet undiscovered.
Supported by hundreds of the industrys top photographers, critics, gallery owners, directors, founders and other industry experts, SWPA is the first awards show of its kind, providing an unprecedented international platform in the culturally important and diverse world of photography.
The aim of the SWPA is always to continuously unearth the images of the future while giving tribute to the vision of the past.
The competition has both professional and amateur categories and is free to enter.