One of the world's largest international photo contests celebrates its 50th anniversary
New Delhi: 6th July, 2018 - Nikon India, 100% subsidiary of Nikon Corporation, leaders in imaging technology, is pleased to announce the commencement of the 37th Nikon Photo Contest. Held since 1969, the Nikon Photo Contest is a premier international photo contest that provides an opportunity for photographers around the world to communicate and to enrich the photographic culture for professionals and amateurs alike.
It has been almost 50 years since the first Contest was held in 1969, and over its long history, photographers from around the world have participated and shown their support for the Contest. To date, more than 410,000 photographers have submitted over 1.62 million photographic works in the contest, making it a truly international event.
A total of 21,511 photographers from 170 countries and regions submitted 76,356 works in the previous (36th) Contest, marking a new record for the Contest in terms of the number of countries and regions from which entries were submitted.
Read success stories about the winners of the previous Contest, and view past award-winning works at the following website:
Nikon Photo Contest 2016-2017
More information regarding submission of entry for the Nikon Photo Contest 2018-2019 and other details will be gradually added to the official website.
Nikon is the world leader in digital imaging, precision optics and photo imaging technology and is globally recognised for setting new standards in product design and performance for its award-winning consumer and professional photographic equipment. Nikon India distributes markets and services the complete range of Nikon imaging products, Nikon Sport Optics & Nikon Instruments. The Nikon Imaging includes Nikon D-SLR, the Nikon COOLPIX and range of NIKKOR lenses & accessories. Headquartered in Gurgaon, Nikon has branch offices in Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Delhi. Nikon India has total of five Nikon owned Service Centers (4 Branches and 1 Headquarter), 32 ASCs (authorized service centers), 49 Nikon Collection Centers and over 3000 dealer base for complete service & support for Nikon customers. Nikon has also set up 141 Experience zones pan India which showcases the entire range of D-SLR cameras, COOLPIX cameras and an elaborate range of NIKKOR lenses, Nikon Sport Optics and accessories.