Awarded for the world-best picture on the theme of peace.
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About

The Alfred Fried Photography Award aims to present human efforts to live together in peace and the quest for beauty and goodness in our lives. The award goes to those photographs that best express the idea that our future lies in peaceful coexistence.

What winners receive

The Peace Image of the Year will receive € 10,000. The winning picture will be on display for one year at the Austrian Parliament and will be included in the permanent art collection of the Austrian Parliament. The top five listed photographers will be awarded the Alfred Fried Peace Medal.

All winners will be invited to Vienna to the award ceremony at the Austrian Parliament on 12 September 2019. All submitted images have the chance to take part in international exhibitions.

About the organization

The Alfred Fried Photography Award is awarded by The Photographische Gesellschaft, (PHG) and Edition Lammerhuber. The Photographische Gesellschaft, (PHG), founded in Vienna in 1861, is the longest-standing photographic society in the German-speaking countries and the second-oldest in the world. It was founded on 22 March 1861 by Anton Georg Martin at the Austrian Academy of Sciences in Vienna. Edition Lammerhuber is an Austrian publisher, based in Baden near Vienna, dedicated to photography and to the interpretation of science and art. The Alfred Fried Photography Award will be organized in partnership with UNESCO, the Austrian Parliament, the Austrian Parliamentary Reporting Association, the International Press Institute (IPI), the German Youth Photography Award and the World Press Photo Foundation.

Judging Criteria

The international jury of the Alfred Fried Photography Award will judge the photographs on artistic merit, originality, subject and style.

Timeline

Call for entries open
12 April 2019
Submission deadline
11 June 2019
Shortlist announcement
15 July 2019
Public winner announcement
12 September 2019
The Alfred Fried Photography Award Ceremony
12 September 2019

Requirements

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    1 to 50 projects per submission

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    1 to 20 images per project

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    File type must be JPG

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    At least 3000px on the long edge

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    Image creation date must be between Apr 12, 2016 and Dec 31, 2019

Juror information

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11 June 2019
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