Emerging Talent Award July 2017


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  • © Dawin Meckel / Ostkreuz

    Judge: Ostkreuz Photo-Agency

    Christian Pankratz is the Chief Editor and head of picture desk of the prestigious Ostkreuz Photo-Agency.

    Based in Berlin, Ostkreuz is the most successful photographers’ run agency in Germany and a photographic institution for over 25 years.

    Renowned for the quality of its photography, Ostkreuz Photos now represents 22 internationally acclaimed photographers – All sharing the idea of a common author photography that wants more than just beautiful pictures.

    Over the years Ostkreuz’s voice and cultural position has been published in world leading magazines such as Die Zeit, National Geographic, Le Monde, GEO, or Time Magazine and it’s work has been celebrated by various institutions from the Goethe Institute to Amnesty International.

    Ostkreuz Photo-Agency will be represented at the FotoHaus during The Rencontres d’Arles 2017 annual photography festival and we are delighted to have them with us as this month competition judge!

Didier Vanderperre
© Didier Vanderperre

Open to All Photography

Be part of a vibrant community: The competition award is a unique opportunity to gain exposure and provides a platform to celebrate the very best of contemporary photography.

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color travel photo of woman by the river in Varanasi, India by Tess Rice
© Tess Rice
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