Exhibtr.com are looking for the best student photographers, with some great prizes on offer provided by Canon UK
We are pleased to announce the judges for this year’s Exhibtr Student Photography Awards will be Harry Judd from McBusted, Film Producer Jack Harries from JacksGap and last years winner, Photographer, Jasper Wilkins.
About the Judges:
Harry Judd is best known as one quarter of pop super group McFly and most recently, the drummer with McBusted. One of the most significant pop groups of the last ten years, McFly has sold 10 million Albums worldwide, had seven UK No.1 singles, five top 10 albums and numerous sell out tours. A star in his own right, Harry stepped out from behind the drums and showed his dancing finesse on Strictly Come Dancing in 2011 and went on to win the Glitter Ball trophy. McBusted announced their debut single “Air Guitar“, due for release on 23 November and their self-titled debut album will be released on 1 December 2014. http://www.mcbusted.com
Jack Harries is a London Based Film Director who runs a YouTube channel and website called JacksGap, with his twin brother Finn. JacksGap, was originally launched in July 2011 by Jack to document his gap year. In 2013 the twins began to create 15 minute long episodes about their travels in India and as of October 2014, JacksGap had over 3.8 million subscribers. In May 2014, JacksGap won 2 Screenchart Channel Awards including; Best Directing for the Channel and Best Mini Series or Short Film for their “The Rickshaw Run” videos. http://jacksgap.com
Jasper Wilkins, was last years winner of the Exhibtr Photography Student Competition with his winning entry, ‘Water is life’ featured below. Jasper currently studies Media & Culture at London College of Communication. He is a photographer who is working towards telling stories through photojournalism. He has a keen interest for development, education and culture and showcases his work at www.jasperwilkins.com”
About the competition:
The theme of the competition is “An Eye for a Shot” where we will be encouraging Students to show us their ability to compose a great image. Entrants don’t need to be a professional photographer or on a photography course to enter, just a keen eye and an interest or passion for photography. Entrants must be in full or part time education and 16 years of age or older.
The overall winner will receive a superb Canon EOS 70-D camera that is used by amateurs and professionals alike and loved for both its high quality images and good looks, with 3 runners-up prizes of IXUS 155 compact cameras. 30 Shortlisted finalists will be given Exhibtr Premium Accounts.
How to enter:
Follow the link below:
There is no limit on the number of entries that can be submitted, using any manufacturers equipment. The competition closes on January 8th, 2015.