Copyright: You retain copyright in each entry. The sponsors, including Epson do NOT assume rights of use for commercial purposes. Images are used for display of winning and highest scoring images in relation to the competition only.
Entry fee: $16 (VR / 360 Award) , $18 (Amateurs) or $22 (Open Awards)
Entry deadline: 23rd July 2018
Who can enter: Open to all photographers, worldwide.
Total prize pool worth over $50,000 USD, including $20,000 cash
1ST PLACE – $3000 cash
Category 2nd place x 2 – $500 cash
Category 3rd place x 2 – $250 cash
The Carolyn Mitchum Award
1st place $5000 cash
2nd place $3000 cash
3rd place $2000 cash
Epson Digital Art Prize
1st place $1000 cash
2nd place $750 cash
3rd place $250 cash
Amateur Awards – 1st Place – $1500 cash
The Curator’s Award – 1st place $1000 cash
VR/360 Awards – 1st Place $1000 cash
Image requirements: All images must be panoramic format, defined for this competition as a minimum 2:1 ratio (long side : short side). Therefore, your entry files (Open and Amateur competitions) should be 3000 pixels on the long side, and NOT GREATER THAN 1500 pixels on the short side.