The traditional world photography competition begins, in which Lithuanians can also participate
The NEXT-IMAGE Awards, an annual mobile photography competition hosted by tech company Huawei, have officially started. Entrants are encouraged to express their full creative potential and enter the competition by submitting their most impressive photos or videos. This year, competitors will compete for exclusive prizes: for example, 10 thousand. USD or the latest Huawei phone.
“There are 10 different categories in this competition, which are closely related to the main theme of the Next-Image Awards – ‘Better Together’. Those who capture meaningful moments will have the opportunity to compete in the Achievement Prize Pool,” Li said. Changju, head of strategic marketing at Huawei.
The versatile material of beauty
This competition is the largest smartphone photography competition in the world, since it was launched in 2017. Over 2 million have already been estimated. Works. Participants in the fifth competition had to use the best photo features of Hawaii’s smartphones in a very original and high-quality way.
To capture the wide range of beauty and diversity of the photos, the contest organizers offer participants to compete in 10 different categories: “Portrait”, “Monochrome”, “Color”.), Snapshot, Night, Telephoto, Super White Angle , Super Macro. ), narration. The last type is the creator of the story, which is a video format.
Not only the former Pulitzer Prize winner and the past winner of the competition, but also the team of various photographers around the world will appreciate the efforts of the contestants to transform their creative abilities.
Lithuanians were already happy with the gifts
Contest organizers announce that entrants to this year’s NEXT-IMAGE Awards 2021 can win over 70 different prizes. The top three winners will receive 10,000 each. US dollars. The winners of the individual categories can take advantage of 1 thousand. Winners of the US Prizes and the Hawaii Watch 3 smartwatches contest. Innovative prizes are awarded to ten students who have not received 1,000 students for the first time this year. US dollars, but the latest Huawei smartphone. In addition, electronic certificates will be issued to all winners.
The competition was unique and we got to see two Lithuanian surnames among the 50 owners of the best employees from previous years. Mindaugas Drigotas and Daiva Seibelienė successfully chanted “Hello, life! »Appeared in the column. M. Tricotas “points – everywhere”, and d. Zibileen – won with the “long-awaited” photo.
Tips for participants
For anyone who decides to try their luck in this competition, it is helpful to use the tips shared by Urtė Eidžiūnaitė, Product Training Manager of Huawei in Lithuania.
“Before you think about what, when and where to take photos, it’s important to know all the shooting functions, settings and features of your phone. As smartphone camera technology continues to evolve, you might have some features you might not already be familiar with. Mod, which allows you to capture the perfect moment even at night. In addition, some homework should be done before photography or photography, the creator should think in advance about how the idea created in the mind should make sense of the photo.Choose a theme and plan a layout – all this should be done in advance.And most importantly, keep in mind that choosing a subject can take a long time to allow for the best view of all conditions, for example, the position of the right sun or the right moon, light and favorable weather. Will make you wait over an hour. But it’s definitely worth a try for an exceptional shot, ”suggests UED
However, U. Eidžiūnaitė adds that even those who follow all of the suggestions should understand that the formula for creative success is always unique: “When you shoot, you have to try to tell an interesting and compelling story first. Even the greatest theoretical product cannot guarantee success. So the key to success is the expression of personal feelings and experiences. ”
How to participate ?
Compete for the top 10 thousand. For a prize of $ you must visit the official competition Website And upload your photos. You can enter the contest using your Instagram account. Just post the photo you took on your Huawei smartphone and tag your @HuaweiMobileLT account using the #HuaweiNextImage playlist. The winners will receive prizes, including the latest Huawei phone. Competitive registrations will be accepted until 2021. November 30