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Canon Female Photojournalist Award 2016

For the sixteenth year, Canon and Images Evidence will present the Canon Female Photojournalist Award. For the third time, the award is being supported by ELLE Magazine.

This year (2016) Canon, world leader in imaging solutions, in association with Images Evidence, wish to give a female photojournalist an award of 8 000 euros, endowed by Canon. The Award is also supported by Elle Magazine.

The Canon Female Photojournalist Award is presented to a female photojournalist in activity who wishes to cover a social, economic, political or cultural subject in a journalistic manner, on presentation of a dossier, including the documents and works.

The Award is given in order to allow the winner to carry out the photo-reportage which has been presented for the Award. For the sixteenth year, Canon and Images Evidence will present the Canon Female Photojournalist Award. For the third time, the award is being supported by ELLE Magazine.

This year (2016) Canon, world leader in imaging solutions, in association with Images Evidence, wish to give a female photojournalist an award of 8 000 euros, endowed by Canon. The Award is also supported by Elle Magazine.

The Canon Female Photojournalist Award is presented to a female photojournalist in activity who wishes to cover a social, economic, political or cultural subject in a journalistic manner, on presentation of a dossier, including the documents and works.

The Award is given in order to allow the winner to carry out the photo-reportage which has been presented for the Award.

Fees:

Free

Prizes:

The winner will receive the 8 000 euros at Visa pour l’Image in Perpignan in September.

The Applicant chosen by the jury will receive a notification. In the event that the Applicant should not attend this notification, she will be disqualified.

Eligibility:

-

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

Copyright remain with the photographer.
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Should she obtain the Award, the Applicant agrees to finish her photo-reportage by the 15th of April 2017 at the latest, to enable her work to be available for exhibition or showing evening during the 29th International Festival of Photojournalism « Visa pour l’Image-Perpignan » which will take place during the first two weeks of September 2017.

For the publicity related to the prize, the winner commits to give five high-resolution images free of charge as well as a portrait of herself to Canon and Images Evidence. Once her work has been completed, she also commits to give three photos free of charge to the latter and all the high-resolution images from the project she realised thanks to the award.

Theme:

Documentary Photojournalism