Applications are now open for the International Photography Awards (IPA) where photographers stand a chance of winning up to $47,500.
The International Photography Awards conducts an annual photography competition for professional, non-professional, and student photographers on a global level, creating one of the most ambitious and comprehensive competitions in the photography world today.
The IPA recognises photography’s leading talents who are creating, shaping and defining the world of photography today.
So far, the organisation has awarded over $290,000 in cash prizes to reward photographers all over the world.
Winners of the awards will be honoured by receiving the coveted Lucie Statue at the Lucie Awards Gala.
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