Alongside the main objective of the award which is a concern with tourism, the managing team is also very much concerned with the matter of ‘art’ in Iran Travel Photo Award. The award is searching for submissions which present a true, real, and up-to-date, far from politics, pictures of Iran which are in accordance with the reality of the country.
Participation in the award is open to all Iranian and non-Iranian photographers. Each photo must be accompanied by an explanation about the photo, and preferably be submitted in English. This description may include information such as the location of the picture, a description of the behavior of objects or clues to how life is in Iran today. Submissions with a 300-character explanation in English will have more points for the ‘judging’.
Interested photographers can submit their photos – a maximum 5 pieces – via email only at [email protected]
The deadline for submission is June 19, 2016. The finalists will be announced on July 5, 2016.