Photojournalists and multimedia teams can submit their work.
The Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar hosts a photography competition. The goal of the seminar is to promote high standards of photojournalism through an annual educational conference and the competition.
All photographs must have been captured (except for picture story entries) between Nov. 1, 2016 and Oct. 31, 2017.
The picture categories are: spot news, general news, feature, sports action, sports feature, portrait/personality, elections, Olympics, news picture story, international news, feature picture story/essay, sports picture story, short-term documentary project, long-term documentary project and multimedia.
There are two types of portfolio entries for this contest: Best Portfolio or Rich Mahan Best Student Portfolio. A portfolio entry does not count as entry and is simply a combination of the images entered in the contest categories.
The prizes consist of US$1,000 and a Nikon camera for best portfolio, US$750 and a Nikon camera for first place Rich Mahan Student Portfolio, a Nikon camera and US$500 for Best in Show, and US$100 for each category winner.
The deadline is Nov. 8. The cost to enter is US$49.
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