The Young ADIPEC Photography Competition is easy to enter – it’s open to anyone between 11-18 years old who lives in the UAE. The theme being “Abu Dhabi Architecture”; we are calling on all students to pick up their cameras and uncover the beauty of modern Capital City.
The theme “Abu Dhabi Architecture” encourages young photographers to uncover the splendor of modern Abu Dhabi as seen through their lenses by capturing rural or urban city scenes (2) landscapes (3) landmarks – both modern and classical, e.g. Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Emirates Palace, Yas Marina, Capital Gate and also view of Corniche, Yas Island. This year’s theme focuses on uncovering the beauty that modern Abu Dhabi has to offer – be it a secret hideaway, a colourful graffiti wall, a bustling city scene, a unique attraction or spectacular views.
There are four categories* and the three winning entries of each category will win great prizes:
First Prize: A DSLR camera
Second Prize: 500 AED Sharaf DG Gift Voucher
Third Prize: 250 AED Sharaf DG Gift Voucher
*Categories: Boys 11-14, Boys 15-18, Girls 11-14, Girls 15-18
To enter the competition, please take the following steps:
1. Take one or more photos that fit the theme ‘Abu Dhabi Architecture’. You can use a camera or your phone, but try to select the best possible quality
2. Download the submission form here www.adipec.com/yapc
3. Fill in the form and send it, along with your pictures, to
before midnight on 31st October 2014
Judging will take place on 6th November and winners will be notified shortly afterwards. The 3 shortlisted entries of each age group will appear on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and in the Photography Competition Zone at the Young ADIPEC stand, during ADIPEC 2014 (10-13 November at ADNEC).
To get inspired, please visit the Young ADIPEC social media pages:
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