Slovenia Press Photo Festival
|Festival Slovenia Press Photo|
|Juvanova 31, SI-1000 Ljubljana|
|Organised by||SPP Institute for Promotion of Photography|
|Festival dates||1.6.2015 - 10.6.2015|
5.6.2016 - 13.6.2016
5.6.2017 - 25.6.2017
|Matej Leskovšek, Director|
|Phone||386 (0) 31 513 245|
- 12 May to 16 May 2010
Slovenia Press Photo at the New York Photo Festival at
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Sections and awards
The festival awards the work (individual photographs or a story comprised of 3 to 10 photos) in the following sections: News, People, Sports, Entertainment & Culture, and Nature & Environment.
The international jury consisted of prominent experts: Christopher Morris, Adriana Zehbrauskas, Murad Sezer, Oded Balilty, and Heidi Levine in 2010, Emilio Morenatti, Antonin Kratochvil, Goran Tomašević, Patrick Witty, Christophe Simon in 2011, and Jerome Delay (AP Associated Press), Jerome Huffer (Paris Match), Louisa Gouliamaki (AFP), Maral Deghati (Warm, Me-Mo), Gali Tibbon (Canon) and Mathilde Boussion (6Mois) in 2015.
and (2009), and (2010) and and (2015) won the main prizes.
Venues and touring
In 2009 the exhibition of the awarded works travelled also to the gallery in the Sevnica Castle, in 2010, however, the exhibition of 58 selected photographs took place in New York, Tel Aviv and Istanbul.