Worldwide Photography Gala Awards 2009
|Category:||Art Contests > Photography|
|Entry Fee:||$31 - 40|
|Prizes:||$8,400 in cash prizes and grants|
The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards (WPGA) is open to all photographers promoting equal participation by professionals, amateurs and students from all countries, which will compete in thematic categories.
The 2009 WPGA will be juried by internationally recognize leaders in the field of photography, from the United States and Europe. Images selected by jurors Susan Zadeh (Eyemazing, Netherlands), Tim Anderson ( Red Dog Journal, former publisher of CameraArts Magazine, US), Stephen Perloff (Photo Review, The Photograph Collector, US), and Brooks Jensen (Lenswork, US) will add prestige and recognition to the selected winners in each category, as well as for the artist selected as 2009 Photographer of the Year, and the recipient of the Humanitarian Documentary Grant.
- Portrait: People and Figure
- Fine Art
- Landscape and Cityscape
- Digital Enhanced
- Documentary, including Reportage & Photojournalism
Worldwide Photography Gala Award’s mission is to recognize exception photographers through exhibitions, publications and by extensively promoting their work. Believing that everyone and every organization has a responsibility to contribute to the benefit of world humanity; WPGA donates a substantial portion of its revenues to established international organizations which advance the welfare of underprivileged societies. Save the Children is the humanitarian organization to benefit from this event.