About the Contest

Resource Magazine, Viewbug, Sigma and a group of the nation's top photographic companies want to make your dream of becoming a professional photographer a reality. EDU2014 is a photography contest open to students

EDU 2014 Photo Contest
Grand Jury Winner
One awesome US student will receive the following prizes:
A Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM lens
An Epson Printer A Modern Metal Print
A SpinLight 360 Event A PhaseOne Software
A Focal Press Credit A SmartAlbum
A ViewBug PRO Membership
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
2 Runners Up
Two Runners Up Winners will receive an Epson Stylus Photo R2000 13
EDU 2014 Photo Contest

About The Prizes

EDU 2014 Photo Contest
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
The Sigma Lenses
The Grand Jury Winner will receive a 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM lens
The Epson Printers
Take your creativity and productivity to the next level with the advanced features and uncompromising quality of the Epson Stylus Photo R2000.
Epson Stylus Printer
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
The PhaseOne Software
Built on the world's best raw processing engine, Capture One Pro 7 is the professional choice in imaging software. It enables photographers to reduce the time and effort required to create stunning out of the box, images from leading high-end cameras. With a fast and intuitive workflow, it can be customized to fit your unique needs.
The SpinLight 360 Event
Easily and instantly control the light
SpinLight 360
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
The Modern Metal Print
Transform your favorite photo into an eye-catching piece of contemporary art with a Modern Metal Print from Mpix Home Decor. Modern Metals give your images a sharp and striking finish that allows all of the details to shine.
The Focal Press $250 Credit
Receive $250 worth of Focal Press books of your choice. Focal Press is the leading publisher in the field of media technology, providing expert answers on photography and digital imaging, filmmaking and postproduction, audio and music technology, animation and gaming, media art and journalism, theatre, web and interactive design.
Focal Press
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
The SmartAlbum
One free license of SmartAlbums. SmartAlbums is a revolutionary software that makes building albums so easy that they are actually fun to make!

The Jury

The ViewBug team together with the Resource Magazine's editors will select the top 50 finalists among the top 500 most voted photos. The top 50 finalists will be reviewed by a World-Class Jury including top photographers in the Industry.

EDU 2014 Photo Contest
Brian Matiash
Brian Matiash is the Photos Evangelist for Google+ & Nik at Google. He is responsible for fostering growth and curating the Google+ Photos and Nik Photography presences to help spur excitement, education and creativity around photography. Brian is a regular contributor to Photoshop User Magazine with his monthly column,
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
Scott Braut
Scott Braut is the Vice President of Content for Shutterstock, a leading global provider of high-quality stock photography, vectors, illustrations and footage. Within this role, Scott also serves as the Vice President of Content for Offset, a new brand featuring a curated collection of extraordinary imagery from top assignment photographers and image collections around the world.
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
Bryan O'Neil Hughes
Bryan O'Neil Hughes is the principal product manager for Photoshop and beyond. Hughes is one of the Photoshop team's strongest voices and can often be found leading seminars, user groups, and workshops. Bryan is a featured speaker at Adobe MAX, Photoshop World, WPPI and beyond. Bryan has authored original content for the NAPP, Lynda.com and several original series for Adobe.
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
Peter Hurley
Peter Hurley began his career in front of the camera modeling for the likes of Ralph Lauren and Abercrombie & Fitch. Due to his experience, technique and engaging personality, Peter has developed a forte of bringing out the best in his subjects. His talent has been shared with hundreds of photographers that have taken his workshop,
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
Vincent Laforet
Internationally known for his riveting presentations and sold out events, filmmaker and photographer. Vincent is a Pulitzer-Prize winning photographer for The New York Times, Life, Time, Newsweek, Sports Illustrated, and National Geographic.
EDU 2014 Photo Contest
Here's How It Works
What photos should I share in this contest?
Share photos showing your best techniques and abilities as a photographer
When is the last day to participate?
How many submissions are there in the contest?
There are 4,462 submissions.
What happens with the ownership of the photo I share in the contest?
You always maintain all the rights to your photos. By entering the contest you accept VIEWBUG's terms of use. AI generated images are not elegible to win.
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