1 April 2009

SEEMO CALLS FOR ENTRIES FOR HUMAN RIGHTS PHOTO AWARD


The South East Europe Media Organisation (SEEMO) is seeking entries for its annual Human Rights Photo Award, as part of the 6th annual BETA Photograph of the Year competition.

SEEMO will award a prize for the best human rights-related photograph shot in South East Europe. Up to five photographs taken during 2008 and before the application deadline of 19 April 2009 may be submitted per applicant. Photos should be in 300dpi resolution and JPEG format.

An exhibition of the winning photographs and selected works will open at the New Moment Gallery in Belgrade in the second half of May 2009.

The first winner of the SEEMO award in 2008 was Maja Zlatevska from the Macedonian daily "Dnevnik" (Skopje) for the photograph "Zatvor" ("Prison") and her contribution to the human rights struggle in the region.

More information and application forms are available on the BETA News Agency's website: http://www.beta.co.rs/fotokonkursor by emailing: info (@) seemo.org

(1 April 2009)



 
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