The competition is open to all professional freelance photographers of all nationalities, without age restrictions. The Lucas Dolega Award is organized by the Lucas Dolega Association.
The Lucas Dolega Award is intended for freelance professional photographers. Participants will have to present a report on the coverage of any event relevant to the defense of freedom and democratic ideal, a conflict (civil or military wars, riots, attacks or public demonstrations…), a revolution, a natural or sanitary disaster, or their consequences on civil populations.
Each Participant is allowed to submit several photographic reports up to three reportages. Each photoreportage will have to be completed between November 1st 2015 and October 30th 2016.
The winner will receive an endowment by Olympus of 10,000 Euros and will have his or her work displayed at an exhibition in Paris and published in Reporter Without Borders album.