The Maria Luisa Memorial is calling, one more time, photographers and filmmakers, both amateurs and professionals, to the thirtieth edition of their contest, with the purpose of being able to find new and innovative images that allow us to continue with the promotion of the artistic work at the same time as with the diffusion of the natural environment and its necessary protection.
Mountain, nature, wildlife, mountaineering, climbing, landscape, underwater world, biodiversity, flora, extreme and adventure sports, etc. will be the reference of the edition in this contest one more year, not only in the photography categories but in the section dedicated to videos, films and documentaries as well. In addition, on this occasion, a new thematic category dedicated exclusively to photography with drone, aerial or overhead perspective is called.
•The Overall Winner of the “XXX Memorial Maria 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.
•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 1stDecember 2019. 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 Citizen Watch, Pilot Titanio, AS 2031-57E,trophy, diploma, a book portfolio and two invitations to the awards gala.
•Award for best video, film, documentary of 30 MML.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.
* These amounts are subject to tax deductions that apply.
Deadline: 1st December 2019
The decisions of the Judges Panel will be made public on 3rd March 2020, through announcements in the press and specialized magazines.
Remember that it also has a section for videos, documentaries and films, whose theme is the mountain, nature and adventure. Read all Rules on this webpage
Online submission of digital photographs via the website http://www.memorialmarialuisa.com/concurso2/participar.php?idioma=1
Good luck to everyone and good light.