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Creative Cloud Subscription up for Grabs

Jan 22st, 2013
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We’ve just confirmed a 12 month subscription of Adobe Cloud to give away to one of our 2013 participants. Last year, we had a little trouble resourcing the competition we held and decided that this year we would avoid the possibility of running into the same problem. The thing is, a 12 month subscription of [...]

World Photography Day featured on Microsoft Bing Search

Jan 22st, 2013
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I’m so excited to be able to share that worldphotoday.org has been working with Microsoft Bing to celebrate the launch of their new photography contest launched in the US today. Bing has partnered with Discovery to kick off a contest for photographers of every level. The Bing team love great photography that shows the world [...]

Meet Tara From Sticky Fingers

Jan 22st, 2013
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World Photography Day was founded to celebrate the incredible opportunity we have to capture memories and stories. Who better to ask about the value of a photograph than a Mother of two children. I asked Tara to share a little about her Photographic journey and what she was doing for World Photography Day. This is [...]

Happy World Photography Day 2013!

Jan 22st, 2013
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Every year, New Zealand is the lucky country that kick starts the World Photography Day celebrations. Sitting on the GMT +12 timezone, the first rays of sunlight in New Zealand will kick start World Photography Day 2013 across the globe. The team here have worked hard to bring together World Photography Day 2013 and we’re [...]

Celebrate World Photography Day on Instagram!

Jan 22st, 2013
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Instagram is an incredible platform that has allowed us to share our lives visually with friends and family. Everyday, I’m inspired by the photographs the people share. The people, the places  and the experiences. Now with video, the Instagram experience is more real than ever! This World Photography Day we want to encourage you to [...]

Photo Challenge Week 5: Fresh

Jan 22st, 2013
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Over the last 5 weeks, we’ve run a World Photography Day photo challenge with a different theme each week. So far, we’ve had the themes: Green, Nature, Close Up, Animals and this week, Fresh. This week was the first week that we ran the challenge on Flickr. Thanks to Kay from the Flickr blog for reaching [...]

Envato Celebrates World Photography Day

Jan 22st, 2013
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Cameras are ubiquitous. Most of us carry one with us everywhere we go – usually on our mobile phones. The real world is being reflected and shared in the digital world faster than ever before. We take over a billion photos a day, and post more than half of them on social networks. Photos are [...]

Next Month is World Photography Day

Jan 22st, 2013
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I can’t believe that it’s July already. It feels like the last 6 months have just flown by. I’m sure many of you will agree. So much to get done and not enough time to do it in! I love seeing the photography community come together on World Photography Day and it has been incredible [...]

Global Event Calendar Launched

Jan 22st, 2013
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This month the we’ve been working really hard on our global event calendar. A calendar of all things World Photography Day from across the world. Our goal is to encourage photographers, community groups and businesses to celebrate what’s great about photography on August 19th, 2013. If you’re planning on hosting an event for World Photography Day 2013, we would love to see [...]

2012 Honourable Mention Photographs

Jan 22st, 2013
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We’re sorry for the delay finalising all our 2012 gallery winners. We are very excited to have finalised our 45 Honourable Mentions and the full list is now available on our website. Congratulations to everyone. Our photo book will be finalised over the coming months with 50 incredible images showcasing World Photography Day 2012.