Wiktoria Wojciechowska JH Engström

Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2016

The international photographic competition for professional photographers and up-and coming photographers under the age of 25, continues its rich tradition in its 36th year with numerous new features and significantly more attractive prizes for the winners. The winners of this year’s ‘Leica Oskar Barnack Awards’ will be honoured in the course of an official prize-giving ceremony that will be held in Germany again for the first time in many years. What is more, the cash value of the prize for the winner of the category ‘Newcomer Award’ has been doubled to a total of 10,000 euros and, for the first time, the work of ten further entrants will be honoured.

The invitation for entries for the ‘Leica Oskar Barnack Award’ 2016 begins on 1 March 2016. Photographers interested in taking part can now submit their applications and photographic projects online until 15 April 2016. The terms and conditions of entry can be downloaded from www.leica-oskar-barnack-award.com in time for the start of the competition.