If you are passionate about Mountain, Nature and Adventure photography I am sure that this initiative, Memorial María Luisa, will be of interest to you.
Mountain, nature, wildlife, mountaineering, climbing, landscape, underwater world, biodiversity, flora, macro photo, extreme and adventure sports, etc. will be the photographic reference of the edition one more year. In addition, in this occasion a special category has also been created, it is dedicated exclusively to the photography in the National Parks.
They have 14 different categories:
A/ Mountain Landscape.
B/ Alpinism and winter mountain
C/ Mountain climbing.
D/ Adventure and extreme sports
E/ Man in the Mountain.
F/ Animal World.
G/The world of birds.
H/ Vegetal World.
I/ Submerged World
K/ Nature landscapes.
L/ Creative and abstract photography.
M/ Macro picture.
N/ Topic of the year: National Park
The Overall Winner of the “XXIX Memorial María Luisa”, will be awarded a cash prize of 3.000 Euros *, a Trophy, a Diploma, a book portfolio and two invitations to the awards gala. The Overall Winner will be chosen from the fourteen category winners; the Jury will give the Prize to the most memorable & shocking caption. The overall winner will receive a cash prize 3.000 Euros, including the amount corresponding to his/her category.
* These amounts are subject to tax deductions that apply.
Winner Prize of each Category: € 300, Trophy, Diploma, a book portfolio and two invitations to the awards gala.
Young Photographers Prize: It will be awarded to the best photograph submitted by contestants not having reached the age of 20 years on 1 December 2018. It will consist of a Samsung Tablet 4G, trophy, diploma, book portfolio and two invitations to the awards gala.
Special award for the theme of the year: it will be a BN008 Citizen Watch, trophy, diploma, a book portfolio and two invitations to the awards gala.
Award for best video, film, documentary of 29 MML-Photo. This prize will be endowed with a voucher worth 3000 euros, which can be exchanged, directly and at the request of the winner, for products marketed by Foto Ruano, trophy, diploma, book portfolio and two invitations to the awards gala.
The “Memorial María Luisa International Mountain and Nature Photo Contest” (MML-Photo Contest) is created as a means of remembering María Luisa Alvarez Alvarez, as a mountaineer who lived friendship intensely in the mountains and everywhere.
Dead line until 1st December 2018.
The works will be presented as digital archives in JPEG format, preferably with colour profile Adobe RGB 1998 and must be 1,920 pixels wide in its largest side, and a maximum weight of 2 MB (72ppp), no addings such as frames, borders or foot notes allowed.
There is a limit on the number of entries per person: five photographs per entrant in each category entered (5×14)
Read all R U L E S on this website
Online submission of digital photographs via the website http://www.memorialmarialuisa.com/concurso2/participar.php?idioma=1