Enter our photography contest

picturelife2Picture life. A photograph can say so many things in one instance. Can tell you if a moment is sad, happy, spiritual, entertaining, scary or awesome. Can you capture an inspiring moment in time?

Enter in our photography contest: picture life!

Send in your photograph of an important life event in black and white, with a touch of red. Each photograph must be submitted in one of these 5 category’s: from conception to birth – from birth to 16 – from 16 to 40 – from 40 to 70 – from 70 to 110. Our jury will select one winner in each category.

The prize
Winning pictures will be:
– published on tedxnijmegen.nl and our social media
– printed on canvas and shown during TEDxNijmegen
Of course you would want to see the result yourself, so all winners will also receive an invite for TEDxNijmegen 2013 on April 8th!

You have until March 8th to submit your photo. The winners will be announced on March 15th.


– Send your Photo in JPG to TEDxNijmegen@gmail.com. Too large to send by e-mail? Please use WeTransfer.com.
– Subject “Entry picture life – category name.
– Resolution of at least 3264 x 2448 pixels (around 8mp) and in a 4:3 ratio.
– Photo’s must be black and white, with a touch of red. (Watch this video tutorial from Aad van Vliet for help!)

For Photoshop users, try this tutorial! Or if you want to use a free program, try Gimp and use this tutorial instead.

Read the picture life contest official rules.