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2017-08-10

Exhibition of Nikon Photo Contest 2016-2017 Winning Entries across Nine Major Cities around the World

Schedule for the Nikon Photo Contest 2016-2017 Photo Exhibition is announced

New Delhi: 10th August, 2017 – The Nikon Photo Contest 2016-2017 Photo Exhibition will be a traveling exhibition of winners’ works of the Contest, as announced by Nikon Singapore Pte. Ltd. today.

Nikon Photo Contest 2016-2017.The exhibition will travel through nine major cities around the world. It has already begun in Japan, and will make its way to China, India, the Czech Republic, France and the United Kingdom.

This time, the Contest set its own new record in terms of the number of countries and regions from which works were submitted, with 76,356 entries from a total of 21,511 people representing 170 countries and regions around the world.

Winning entries for the Grand Prize, the Nikon 100th Anniversary Prize, and the Award for the Most Popular Entry were selected, and the awards ceremony, at which the winners of these top three awards were honoured, was recently held at the Shinagawa Intercity Hall on Thursday, July 27, 2017.

Visitors to the Exhibition will be able to view the award-winning images, including the entries that won the Contest's top three awards.

The Nikon Photo Contest has been held since 1969 with the goals of providing an opportunity for professional and amateur photographers around the world to communicate and enrich photographic culture. Nikon will continue to contribute to the further cultivation of photographic culture through its future Photo Contests.

Exhibition Schedule

•    Japan
Tokyo: July 24 to September 30, 2017 at Nikon Museum
http://www.nikon.com/about/corporate/museum/index.htm 

Tokyo: October 24 to October 30, 2017 at THE GALLERY, Nikon Plaza Shinjuku
http://www.nikon-image.com/support/showroom/servicecenter/shinjuku/eng_index.html 

•    China
Shanghai: August 8 to August 31, 2017 at Nikon Plaza Shanghai
http://www.nikon.com.cn/microsite/nikonplaza/sh/index.html 

Beijing: September 7 to September 30, 2017 at Nikon Plaza Beijing
http://www.nikon.com.cn/microsite/nikonplaza/bj/index.html 

Guangzhou: October 6 to October 31, 2017 at Nikon Plaza Guangzhou
http://www.nikon.com.cn/microsite/nikonplaza/gz/index.html 

•    India
Delhi: November 1 to November 12, 2017 at All India Fine Arts & Crafts Society
http://www.aifacs.org.in/ 

Mumbai: November 21 to November 30, 2017 at National Centre for the Performing Arts
http://www.ncpamumbai.com/ 

•    Czech Republic
Prague: October 2 to October 30, 2017 at NIKON PHOTO GALLERY
http://www.nikonphotogallery.cz/ 

•    France
Paris: November 9 to November 13, 2017 at Porte de Versailles
https://en.lesalondelaphoto.com/Useful-info/Dates-Venue

•    United Kingdom
London: December 1 to December 31, 2017 at Center of Excellence

More details are available on the official Nikon Photo Contest website:
www.nikon-photocontest.com

Nikon Corporation

Founded in 1917 as Nippon Kōgaku; the company was renamed in 1988 as Nikon Corporation. Nikon has truly evolved as an institution of creativity in imaging arena, Semi-conductors, Industrial equipment and specialized in optics as well. Nikon technologies are active not only in Nikon’s core products such as cameras, microscopes and IC steppers/scanners, but they also squarely support innovation in leading-edge science, and they contribute to the development of society and industry as a whole.

Nikon 100 Year Anniversary

Since the company was established in 1917, Nikon has cultivated its status as a pioneer of optical technologies in Japan and overseas. Guided by our corporate philosophy of “Trustworthiness and Creativity,” we provide a wide range of technologies, products and services globally by harnessing our advanced technologies, the core of which encompasses opto-electronics and precision technologies. We are proud to celebrate our 100th anniversary in 2017.

About Nikon India

Nikon India distributes markets and services the complete range of Nikon imaging products, the newly introduced Nikon Sport Optics & Nikon Instruments. The Nikon Imaging includes its Nikon D-SLR as well as its compact camera, the Nikon COOLPIX, the Nikon 1 camera system, a range of NIKKOR lenses & accessories. With offices in Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Delhi and Gurgaon, Nikon is strengthening its Sales & Services network all across India. The company has established total of five Nikon owned Service Centres (5 Branches), 32 ASCs (authorized service centres), 56 Nikon Collection Centres and over 4500 dealer base for complete service & support of Nikon customers. Nikon has also set up over 120 COOLPIX and D-SLR zones pan India which showcases the entire range of D-SLR cameras, COOLPIX cameras, Nikon 1, an elaborate range of NIKKOR lenses and Nikon Sport Optics.

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