Wiki Loves Monuments International Photo Contest 2015 is an international photo contest for monuments, organized by Wikimedia this September. Wikimedia is the movement behind Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia – a global collaboration authored by volunteers. Cultural heritage is an important part of the knowledge Wikipedia collects and disseminates. Everybody can contribute images as well as write articles.
There are a few rules for photos to participate in the international contest. Most of these rules are also adopted as rules for participation on a national level. Every submission should be: Self taken and self uploaded; Uploaded in September 2015; Freely licensed; Contain an identified monument; Nominated through a national contest Next to that, there are a few practical rules: The participant should have an activated e-mail address on the upload platform; The first winner will get to choose the first prize etc.
Award:- a trip to Wikimania – the official annual conference of the Wikimedia Foundation – in Esino Lario, Italy in June 2016, including travel and accommodation.