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Black+White Photographer of the Year 2015

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Welcome to the Black+White Photographer of the Year 2015. We want to celebrate the very best in modern monochrome.

Send us three pictures which are linked by style and theme and you could be the winner of the fabulous new Leica M Monochrom worth £5,750, plus a beautiful Leica 50mm lens worth £1,200.

You can also enter our single image categories. The first prize in each category is £200 cash and a £100 voucher from theprintspace. Winning pictures will be exhibited at the prestigious Leica Studios in London.
Entries are now being taken and the deadline is midnight on 20 September 2015.
This competition is organised by Black+White Photography magazine with Leica.

Fees:

Paid

Prizes:

First Prize: Leica M Monochrom + 50mm lens worth £7000
Category Prizes: £200 cash and a £100 voucher from theprintspace

Eligibility:

The Black+White Photographer of the Year Competition (“The Competition”) is open to both UK and overseas readers of Black+White Photography and members of the general public.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

1.1 All images submitted must be the entrant’s own work, must not be copied, must not contain any third party materials including third party trademarks or trade names and/or content that you do not have permission to use. All images submitted must not otherwise be obscene, defamatory or in breach of any applicable UK legislation or regulations. If the Promoter has reason to believe your entry is not the entrant’s own work or otherwise breaches these terms and conditions, then the entrant’s image will not be considered. Images must not previously have won any national or international-level photography competition. Copyright of all entries remains with the photographer at all times, but the Promoter and the sponsors of the Competition and their associated group companies reserve the right to use, publish and republish entries in connection with the Competition, without payment.
1.2 By entering this Competition the entrant grants permission to the Promoter and sponsors and their associated group companies to reproduce the entrants’ photos in any media (including without limitation on the BPOTY website and in Black+White Photography magazine) whether or not the image is selected as a winning entry of any of the categories, but only in connection with this competition.
1.3 The entrant of a winning entry grants the Promoter and sponsors the right to use their name and town or city of residence for the sole purpose of identifying them as the author of the winning image(s).
1.4 The entrant must be the sole author and owner of copyright.
1.5 It is the responsibility of the entrant to ensure they comply with ownership and copyright requirements.
1.6 It is the responsibility of the entrant to ensure they have the relevant model releases and licences, where required.
1.7 The organisers and sponsors of the Black+White Photographer of the Year Competition reserve the right to free reproduction and publication of entered images, but only in connection with this competition.

Full terms and conditions available here - http://bpoty.com/pages/rules/

Theme:

Documentary Fine Art Nature Landscape People Photojournalism Open Theme