Posts Tagged ‘leica oskar barnack newcomer award 2011’

Jing Huang: Leica Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award Winner 2011

Pure of Sight, Jing Huang

Jing Huang, born in Guangzhou and now a resident of Shenzhen, China, was just named as the recipient this year’s Leica Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award. His self-selected portfolio of 12 black-and-white fine art images shot with his beloved Leica M4-P were chosen from over 2,000 entries. His favorite image in the group: “The picture of a [...]

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Oskar Barnack Award Jury Session

Oskar Barnack Award Jury

The Leica Oskar Barnack Award, named for the inventor of the Leica, is in its 32nd year. For the past three years entries have been collected solely on the internet and the number of participants has nearly doubled from when photographers entered offline. This year was a record year: there were over 2,000 submissions from 89 countries, with most coming [...]

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Now Accepting Entries: Tina Wiesner’s Insights into the Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2011

Tina Wiesner

Now in its 32nd year the Leica Oskar Barnack Award is truly a Leica tradition. Named after the inventor of the Leica camera, Oskar Barnack, who was also a pioneer in reportage photography. An international jury awards the Leica Oskar Barnack Award and Leica Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award to photographers whose unerring powers of observation [...]

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