Source: Red Bull
After the spectacular success of the first Red Bull Illume Image Quest, the world’s largest photography competition for action and adventure sports now returns for a new edition – and you can be a part of it! The servers are switched on and have already begun receiving photos for the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2010 submission phase, which opened today October 1. Amateur and professional photographers are invited to register and enter their best images, so get ready and check your drawers and files for your very best photos now!
With the first contest already resulting in a staggering 2,000+ photographers from over 90 countries submitting over 7,500 pictures, and the 50 finalist works being exhibited in breathtaking outdoor venues across North America, Red Bull Illume 2010 is set to get even bigger and better.
Once again, the focus of the brand new edition is on finding the world’s most outstanding and premium images, illuminating the passion, thrilling lifestyle and culture behind each shot and honoring those photographers that brave the planet’s harshest terrains to freeze those precious moments in time.
The Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2010 calls upon all action photographers to submit a maximum of 5 images to one or more of the 10 categories where they will be judged by a panel of renowned international photo editors. The ten categories include; Playground, Energy, Spirit, Close-Up, Wings, Sequence, New Creativity, Experimental, Illumination, and a brand new category, Culture.
Submission is open from October 1, 2009 to January 31, 2010 – until then, register and check out all the details at www.redbullillume.com, or join the Red Bull Illume fanpage on Facebook where we would like to share all facts about the competition, discuss relevant topics and questions regarding action and adventure sport photography, and post the latest gossip and updates.
So get ready for your chance of a lifetime to become known as one of the world’s most outstanding action sports photographers. Take up the challenge and show us your talent and passion!