The very best photography reaches beyond language. It is a powerful medium for communicating across boundaries, cultures, and different perceptions of the world.
Be part of a creative dialogue about our changing planet. The very best photography reaches beyond language. It is a powerful medium for communicating across boundaries, cultures, and different perceptions of the world.
The Syngenta Photography Award offers photographers an important platform for outstanding imagery. It also provides the opportunity to explore, through a professional commission, an issue of global significance – such as food security, land preservation, water scarcity or biodiversity.
The theme of the first Syngenta Photography Award explores the relationship and tensions between rural and urban environments.
The Syngenta Photography Award is designed for both professional and amateur photographers.
Contest Prize & TERMS
In addition to the monetary award, the winner of the first prize will receive a commission worth up to an additional US$25,000 to explore the rural-urban theme in a more in-depth way.
Open Competition : 1st prize: US$5,000, 2nd prize: US$3,000, 3rd prize: US$2,000
Winning photographers will have their work featured in the International Herald Tribune and New York Times, as well as showcased at an exhibition and symposium in London.
ELIGIBILITY: All / 18+ Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.
COPYRIGHT: Copyright in all photographs submitted for the Syngenta Photography Award remains
with the respective entrants
USAGE RIGHTS: Each entrant grants a worldwide, non-exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual license to Syngenta to feature any or all of the submitted photographs in any material connected with the Syngenta Photography Award. Photographs submitted for the competition will not be used for any other purpose (such as commercial advertisement or marketing activities of Syngenta products