The contest is organised by China Folklore Photographic Association, in cooperation with UNESCO.
We call upon responsible photographers who respect and love life to take out your cameras, and in the form of feature photography:
– to explore and rescue the endangered folk cultures of nationalities worldwide;
– to record the changes and evolution of various folk cultures in a genuine, vivid and profound way;
– to record, spread and share the multi-cultures of the world with the aim of enhancing mutual understanding and communication between people and promoting world peace and development.
There are six categories: Portrait & Costume, Architecture, Living Custom, Production & Commerce, Festivities, Traditional Rites.
Each entry must consist of a minimum of 8 and a maximum of 14 photos.
6 Grand Awards winners (one for each category) will receive $2,000.