This annual Photo contest for young photojournalists is run by Rossiya Segodnya.
Contest is a competition of several participants in photojournalism to identify the most outstanding Contest participant.
The 2021 contest will showcase four categories for which young photographers can vie for awards:
Top News – one photo image/series of images
Sports – one photo image/series of images
My Planet – one photo image/series of images
Portrait. A Hero of Our Time – one photo image/series of images
– The Grand Prize winner – RUB 700,000
– The first place winner in each category for an individual Photo Image or a Series of Photo Images – RUB 125,000
– The second place winner in each category for an individual Photo Image or a Series of Photo Images – RUB 100,000
– The third place winner in each category for an individual Photo Image or a Series of Photo Images – RUB 75,000
Winners and Runners-up will be announced on June 16, 2021.
Entries can contain a single photograph or series of no more than 12 photographs.
There is no entry fee to participate!
The competition is free to enter
Deadline : 28th February 2021
Who can enter ?
Open to professional photographers aged at least 18 and no more than 33 years old, worldwide
– JPG files with compression from 10 and 2,200 px in size; up to 5,700 px on the long side.
– File size: maximum 20 Mb.
– Files must contain all EXIF data.
– Photo Images accepted for the Contest must be created on or after January 1,2020.
– Contest Participants can submit single Photo Images or a Series.
– The maximum number of Photo Images in a Series: 12 (twelve).
– The file name must contain the serial number of the photograph, name and last name of the author, title and year it was shot, separated by underscores, for example: 01_Smith_James_The_Spring_2011.
For further information visit the official website