The International Year of Light 2015 recognizes the importance of raising global awareness of how light-based technologies promote sustainable development and provide solutions to global challenges in energy, education, agriculture, and health. Share your work and show us how light and light-based technologies play a vital role in our everyday lives.
Theme: The World of Light – The Vital Role that Light and Light-based Technologies play in Daily Life
1st Place = $2,500
2nd Place = $1,000
3rd Place = $500
People’s Choice = $500
Four winning photographs showing the vital role light plays in our daily life to be featured in each quarterly issue of SPIE Professional magazine in 2015
Photos selected as finalists to be displayed at SPIE Optics + Photonics 2015 for “People’s Choice Award”
Entry deadline: 30 September 2014
Image requirements: 300 dpi or more and at least 3,000 pixels on the longest side. File size should be no less than 5MB and no greater than 20MB. TIF and JPEG/JPG. Only limited enhancement of the original photograph is permitted for the purpose of improving brightness and contrast or removing minor cosmetic flaws.
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