EU launches 11th Annual Photography Competition
Friday، 19 October 2018 - 01:28 PM
The European Union Delegation to Egypt on Thursday 18/10/2018 launched its 11th Annual Photography Competition for amateur photographers under the theme "Description of Modern Egypt" to mark the 210th anniversary of issuing the book "Description de l'Égypte".
Issued by the Egyptian Scientific Institute in 1809, the book describes the life in Egypt from a cultural and geographical viewpoints; it also includes the most historical studies in Egypt modern history.
The theme of this year's competition aims at recording the contemporary life of the Egyptian people during the 21st century to be a reference guide for next generations.
Photos will be assessed in terms of how they effectively demonstrate the contemporary lifestyle in Egypt.
The photography competition began in 2008 with a total participation of more than one thousand contestants since then. Last year's version was edition was held under the theme "Favourite Destinations in Egypt".