ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WINNERS RAW SECTIONS
The jury met from 19 to 22 April at the “Parco Natura Viva” in Bussolengo (Verona, Italy).
After checking the 500 original files of the photos admitted to the final stages, the selections have begun.
In the first step, 20 photos were selected for each category, these obtained the title of “Highlight”.
Then among the 20 images, 8 were promoted to “Honorable Mention”.
In a third step, after a careful comparison among the jurors, for each section, the two finalists were nominated. Finally, the two finalists, with a play-off, won the titles of Winner and Runner Up.
The Absolute Winner and the Italian Winner will be announced at the time of the award ceremony to be held in Ivrea on Saturday 15 September at the Giacosa theater.
The winners of the 3 categories in the Open section (People, Nature and Animals) and the Kids section (Junior and Baby). They will be announced on Monday 7 May.
With more than 24,000 images received from photographers from 66 nations around the world, the Oasis Photocontest is confirmed as the most important Italian competition about naturalistic and travel photography and one of the main among international competitions.
At the end of the inscriptions are missing:
ITALY - FRANCE
€ 3.000 INTERNATIONAL OASIS PHOTOGRAPHER
€ 1.500 ITALIAN OASIS PHOTOGRAPHER
€ 1.000 OASIS MAGAZINE AWARD
€ 800 RAW SECTIONS AWARDS
€ 500 OPEN SECTIONS AWARDS
€ 400 SECTIONS RUNNER-UPS
• Overall winners will be announced at the award ceremony.
• International Oasis Photographer Prize and Italian Oasis Photographer Prize will be awarded by an international jury. Prize money has been increased.
• Oasis Magazine Award Open, awarded from Oasis magazine editorial staff to the best images submitted to Open categories. Prize Money has been increased.
• People category is now included in the Open category, in order to follow the guidelines of the major international contests. Moreover, there will be greater possibility to compete for Oasis Magazine Award Open.