Photographers of all ages, backgrounds, and experience are eligible to enter the Xposure Photography Competition. Filmmakers are wellcome to!
The panel of judges are looking to award an Overall Winner from the photography categories and additionally a winner and runner-up from each category including moving image & short-films.
The Jury is looking for unique, exceptional and high-quality images.
•Aerial & Drone Photography
•Sharjah Government Open
•Short Film & Moving Image
•Overall Winner – $3,000 (USD) / digital imaging equipment / Flights and accommodation to the Awards Ceremony in Sharjah UAE / Included in the Xposure festival exhibition / Publication in the Xposure Year Book
•Category Winners – $1,500 (USD) / digital imaging equipment / Flights and accommodation to the Awards Ceremony in Sharjah UAE / Included in the Xposure festival exhibition / Publication in the Xposure Year Book
•Category Runner-up – $750 (USD) / Included in the Xposure festival exhibition / Flights and accommodation to the Awards Ceremony in Sharjah UAE /Publication in the Xposure Year Book
You may enter up to ten (10) images or films per user distributed in any ratio across the competition categories
Image requirements: JPG format; preferably in a ratio of 3:2; a long dimension of at least 3,300 pixels and 300 dpi 28cm; under 5 Mb in file size.
Entry deadline: 30th November 2021
Finalists will be notified by 15 December 2021.
Xposure is the leading photo festival in the MENA region and the official imagery and educational platform that combines a range of photography events including; Exhibitions, Workshops, Seminars, Screenings, Focus Groups, Competitions, Photo Walks, and hosts a dedicated photographic and video production trade show.
Online submission of digital photographs via the website https://awards.xposure.ae/register/