Wikimedia India Photography Contest

Pravega brings to you a very unique photography contest. You get to do what you love (Photography), contribute to free online open source content on Wikimedia Commons, and also earn while you do so! Earn a fully sponsored trip around Bangalore and stand a chance to win prizes worth 10,000!

How Do I Participate?
  • No restriction on age group, anyone with access to a device that can take images. Your submissions can be of any categories - nature, macro, street, portrait, etc.
  • Create a user account on Wikimedia, upload your photos on Wikimedia Commons (How?) , and share the link(s) of the images in the submissions portal.
  • The images should not contain any watermark. Only images with Wikimedia Commons links (Upload to Wikimedia and share the link) are accepted.
  • You can continue to submit photos till December 15th, 2018. You can submit only five photos, but you can edit your submissions till 11:59 PM December 15th, 2018.
What Next?

Top 20 submitters will be announced on 15th December 2018.

The top 20 will be invited for a bus tour in and around Bangalore on 12th January 2019 to various scenic and photography hotspots for a photoshoot.

The finalists will have to submit your photographs from the tour within a week’s time post-processing (if any) and the winners will be announced by 15th February 2019.

Prizes will be announced soon.

Any Questions?

Contact our Photography Event Coordinator, Ramachandra Bangari

ramachandrab@iisc.ac.in

Submissions

Submissions will be accepted only through the online portal. Submissions for the online round closes on December 10th, 2018.