Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award (HIPA) has launched its third annual award competition, themed “Creating the Future”.
The Award appeals to all talented photographers across the globe, and also nurtures United Arab Emirates talent, which will in turn attract international art and cultural attention, highlighting how Dubai is fast developing into one of the most artistically conscious and established cities in the world.
The total prize fund of the 2013-2014 HIPA competition is $389,000, from which $120,000 are reserved for the grand winner! Two special awards will also be announced.
HIPA 2013-2014 has four competition categories:
- Creating the Future
A powerful and evocative subject matter which can be interpreted in many ways
Opportunity to express your creativity in your own way
- Black and White
Black and white images with strong accomplished graphic compositions and expert use of light
- Street Life (New Category)
Free rein to express yourselves and the world you live in.
You can submit a maximum of 4 photos for all categories, 1 photo for each category.
Please find more details about the 2013-2014 HIPA Competition through the official website.