As part of its Lebanese edition, Photomed Festival organizes a competition for Lebanese photographers resident in Lebanon. The winner of this contest will have the opportunity to exhibit his work at the upcoming Photomed Festival in France, which will take place in May 2017. As for the As for the 2nd prize winner, his work will be exhibited during the 2nd semester of 2017 at the gallery of the Institut français du Liban.

Terms and conditions of participation :

  • Candidates must submit a portfolio of their work containing 15 to 20 images in pdf format (file size not exceeding 50M)
  • Candidates must submit a CV.
  • All photos must adhere to a same theme in order to make a coherent whole. Portfolios who do not fit this criteria will be discarded
  • Winners from previous competitions will not be able to participate

A jury composed of renowned personalities from the photography field will get together during the festival to designate the winner.

Opening date for submission of applications: December 1, 2016
Deadline for submission of applications: January 13, 2017

Mailing address: audiovisuel.beyrouth@if-liban.com

Read the official statement by the Institut français du Liban here