Posts Tagged ‘Oskar Barnack Award’

Inside the 2014 Oskar Barnack Award Jury

Leica Oskar Barnack 2014

As usual, it was a tough decision for our jury members to make, but we have our Oskar Barnack Award and Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award winners! Although, we can’t reveal them just yet. You’ll have to wait until May to learn who they are and see their winning images. However, we can show you a [...]

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Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2013 – Finalists’ Portfolios

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The Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2013 received thousands of entries from photographers all over the world. This video shows the portfolios of the award winners and finalists. It was screened at the Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie festival held in Arles, France on Wednesday, July 3, 2013. Photographer Evgenia Arbugaeva won the Leica Oskar Barnack Award [...]

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Ciril Jazbec: Leica Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award 2013

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Ciril Jazbec is the winner of the Leica Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award 2013 for his portfolio “Waiting to Move.” He will be presented with the prestigious award on July 3, 2013 during the Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie festival held in Arles, France. Ciril was born in Slovenia in 1987. He studied at the University [...]

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Evgenia Arbugaeva: Leica Oskar Barnack Award Winner 2013

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Evgenia Arbugaeva was born in 1985 in Tiksi, a small, remote town on the northern coast of Siberia that was also the basis for her Leica Oskar Barnack award-winning portfolio. In 2009 she graduated from the International Center of Photography in New York and has since been working as a freelance photographer. Evgenia has won [...]

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Inside the 2013 Oskar Barnack Award Jury

Oskar Barnack Jury

It was a hard decision, but we have our Oskar Barnack Award and Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award winners! However, you have to wait until the announcement in June to learn who they are and see their images. In the meantime, we wanted to give you an insider’s glimpse into the deliberation process. Watch this video to [...]

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Karin Rehn-Kaufmann: A Jury Member’s Look At Finding The Oskar Barnack Award Winner

Karin Rehn-Kauffman

The Leica Oskar Barnack Award recognizes outstanding work by professional photographers who show unerring powers of observation and express the relationship between people and their environment in graphic form in a portfolio of up to 12 images. Named after Oskar Barnack, inventor of the Leica camera, an international jury awards the Leica Oskar Barnack Award/Leica [...]

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Announcing the Leica Oskar Barnack Award Winners of 2012

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First prize in this year’s highly prestigious photography competition, the Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2012, goes to US photographer Frank Hallam Day. For his portfolio, “Alumascapes,” he will receive a Leica M9-P camera and a lens worth around €10,000, as well as a cash prize of €5,000. The second winner in this year’s competition is Piotr [...]

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Inside the 2012 Oskar Barnack Award Jury

Leica Oskar Barnack Award Jury 2012

“Want this in or want this out – what’s the story?”;  ”You call this fresh?”; “Out, out, out…”; “To me it’s very encouraging”; “It’s strange, it’s weird, it’s got character,”… This year’s Leica Oskar Barnack Award had a record number of entries: around 2,800 entries from 101 different countries (last year’s competition total was 2,000 [...]

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Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2012: Now Accepting Entries!

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The Leica Oskar Barnack Award, named for the inventor of the Leica, will be presented for the 33rd time this year. Leica Camera AG hands out two awards as part of this competition. The Leica Oskar Barnack Award is given to a current professional photographer who will receive a Leica M9-P camera with lens worth approximately [...]

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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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Oskar Barnack Award Winner Jens Olof Lasthein

'Waiting for the future, Abkhazia 2009' by Jens Olof Lasthein, winner of the Oskar Barnack Award 2010

Jens Olof Lasthein is the winner of the Oskar Barnack Award 2010 for his portfolio ‘Waiting for the future – pictures from Abkhazia’. The international jury sought to find a series of photographs in which a photographer perceives and documents the interaction between man and the environment with acute vision and contemporary style – creative, groundbreaking [...]

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Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award Winner Andy Spyra

Kashmir Series by Andy Spyra, Winner of Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award 2010

Andy Spyra is the winner of the Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award 2010 for his portfolio ‘Kashmir’. The international jury sought to find a series of photographs in which a photographer, under the age of 25 years old, perceives and documents the interaction between man and the environment with acute vision and contemporary style – creative, [...]

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