Professional photographers can apply for an award.
The Leica Oskar Barnack Award seeks entries depicting the relationship between man and the environment in a sequence of 10 to 12 images.
The contest also features the Leica Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award to any (prospective) professional photographer age 25 or under.
The winner will receive a Leica M camera and a lens worth EUR10,000 (US$12,214) in addition to a cash prize of EUR25,000 (US$30,536). The winner in the newcomer category will receive a Leica camera, a lens worth EUR10,000 and a cash prize of EUR10,000. Ten other finalists will receive a cash prize of EUR2,500 (US$3,053).
Participants must send a series of photographs taken in 2017 and/or 2018.
The deadline is April 5.
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