Leica’s Oskar Barnack Award, 2011 international photo competition will be open for entries starting January 15 with a first prize worth close to $19,000, which includes cash and a M9 camera and lens. To enter, participants need to submit a series of ten to twelve images expressing “the interaction between man and the environment.”
The competition is a memorial to Oskar Barnack (1879–1936), the inventor of the Leica.
Submissions are open until 15 March 2011.
For more info and a look at last years winning images : http://www.leica-oskar-barnack-preis.de/#/en/home