Aims of the competition
To create a photographic record of contemporary Moscow life, preserve the historical heritage of the capital and support the creative endeavours of Russian photographers. Architecture; Events; everyday life; People.
The jury examines photographic series entered in the competition for the following categories:
Procedure for submitting photographs to the competition
Each photograph submitted will be allotted a code (the jury will judge the materials under code numbers).
Entries may be retrieved by the author after the 'Silver Camera' exhibition closes, for a period of no more than 6 months after closure.
The best photo reportages of the year will be exhibited in Russia and abroad.
Works by competition winners will become part of the museum collection.
CONDITIONS OF THE COMPETITION
Participation in the competition is free of charge.
At the end of the competition the jury will present three awards from the Moscow Government each totalling 5000 conditional units of foreign currency (in rubles at the Central Bank rate) the 'Silver Camera' prize' and diplomas for all competition prizewinners.
Other awards and special prizes are also expected.
According to the competition results there will be an exhibition of the best photo reportages and an award ceremony for the winners. Selection of exhibits will be carried out by the competition organisers.
Entries should be submitted through the contest's official site official site (rus)
or at the following adress:119034 Moscow, ul. Ostozhenka, d.16 (metro Kropotkinskaya)
For additional information please call: (495) 637-11-22 (tone *219); fax: (495) 637-11-44
Competition curator: Nina Levitina. E-mail: Levitina@mdf.ru