2019 09 15 5th International Travel and Documentary Photography Competition
INSPIRE, our 5th International Travel and Documentary Photography Competition is now open!
This year's winner will be able to choose their prize between a Nikon Z7, a Canon EOS R, a Sony A7R III, or $3000 cash!
The competitions closes on the 15th of September 2019 OR until 1000 entrants are reached!
INSPIRE is a totally independent competition that fully complies with the Artists’ Bill of Rights, hence a small entry fee is needed to provide world class prizes and manage the contest.
See our News post and visit the competition website for more info and to enter!
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